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UPDATED: Proposal To Advertise Increase Computer Taxes on Businesses, Data Centers in PWC Fails

UPDATED: Proposal To Advertise Increase Computer Taxes on Businesses, Data Centers in PWC Fails

| April 17, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

At a media conference held Monday, Chairman Corey Stewart announced his plan to have data centers pay more and residents to pay less in real estate property taxes.

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Students Make Bomb Threats to 2 Prince William County Schools

Students Make Bomb Threats to 2 Prince William County Schools

| March 25, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Two students at two different Prince William County Schools made bomb threats to their schools last week. In both case the threats were found not to be credible.

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PWCS Will Extend Labor Day Weekend Without Adding School Day

PWCS Will Extend Labor Day Weekend Without Adding School Day

| March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The Virginia General Assembly has voted to allow Virginia Schools to start before Labor Day without a waiver, if they include a four-day weekend for Labor Day.

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PWC School Board Budget Hearing Rescheduled for March 6, 2019

PWC School Board Budget Hearing Rescheduled for March 6, 2019

| February 22, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools has rescheduled its meeting on the FY2020 Budget and Capital Improvements Program.

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Alyson Satterwhite to Run for PWC School Board Chairman 2020-24

Alyson Satterwhite to Run for PWC School Board Chairman 2020-24

| February 19, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

Gainesville School Board representative Alyson Satterwhite announced her run for the term-long position as Chairman At-large of the Prince William County School Board.

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Superintendent Proposes 4.8% Raise for PWCS Staff

Superintendent Proposes 4.8% Raise for PWCS Staff

| February 8, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

Dr. Steve Walts, Superintendent of Schools, shared his proposed Fiscal Year (FY) 20 Budget during a School Board meeting on February 6.

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PWCS School Board Chairman Candidate Babur Lateef Wants Less Drama, More Student Success

PWCS School Board Chairman Candidate Babur Lateef Wants Less Drama, More Student Success

| October 12, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Dr. Babur Lateef does not expect to be in mentioned often the papers. He is not courting drama, but wants to remain focused on the classroom.

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Devlin Community May Be Delayed Until Applicant Submits Changes

Devlin Community May Be Delayed Until Applicant Submits Changes

| October 10, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Planning Commission’s recommendation is contingent upon the applicant making substantial changes to neighborhood’s design.

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PWCS School Board Candidates Discuss Funding Class Size Reductions, Salaries

PWCS School Board Candidates Discuss Funding Class Size Reductions, Salaries

| October 3, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

The forums highlighted their priorities, including teacher salaries, reducing class sizes and security, and the means to go about funding those goals.

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PWCS to Email Bus Schedules Wednesday

PWCS to Email Bus Schedules Wednesday

| August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

On the first day of school, more than 800 school buses will be on the roads in Prince William County as early as 5:30 a.m. to pick up more than 62,000 students and travel a total of 56,000 miles.

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