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Governor To Sign Legislation on Suicide, Bullying at Forest Park High School

Governor To Sign Legislation on Suicide, Bullying at Forest Park High School

| June 5, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

In recognition of the Prince William Suicide Awareness Walk, Governor Terry McAuliffe is scheduled to be at Forest Park High School in Woodbridge Tuesday, June 6 at 1 p.m. to sign two bills enacted by the Virginia General Assembly and set to become law on July 1.

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PWEA Education Town Hall Addressed Closing Achievement Gap

PWEA Education Town Hall Addressed Closing Achievement Gap

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

NEA President Lily Eskelsen Garcia attended an ESSA town hall hosted by the Prince William Education Association (PWEA), discussing ways to close the achievement gap among students

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Sen. Kaine Talks Politics with Kettle Run Students

Sen. Kaine Talks Politics with Kettle Run Students

| March 21, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-Va.) visited Fauquier County’s Kettle Run High School in Nokesville, Monday, to talk to students about the three branches of government.

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Town Hall Meeting Addresses 13th HS, Calendar, Salaries, Budget

Town Hall Meeting Addresses 13th HS, Calendar, Salaries, Budget

| March 9, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William school board members addressed pressing issues such as the snow days, the 13th High School, teacher salaries and the school budget, at their Gainesville-Brentsville budget town hall meeting, Tuesday.

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Prince William Schools’ Superintendent Presents Slim Budget

Prince William Schools’ Superintendent Presents Slim Budget

| February 8, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The division is expecting 2,420 new students at a cost of $26 million to the school budget. As a result, employees will only receive a two percent cost of living increase in their salaries.

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Supervisors Assure Quick Transfer of Funds for Eastern School

Supervisors Assure Quick Transfer of Funds for Eastern School

| January 4, 2017 | 1 Comment | News

Members of the Prince William Board of County Supervisors have sent a Letter of assurance to all members of the Prince William School Board promising an expedient exchange of the $10.6 million for an eastern end school should they approve the PRICE model.

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UPDATED: Sawyers Denies Special Meeting Wed. to Consider BOCS Funding for PRICE Design

UPDATED: Sawyers Denies Special Meeting Wed. to Consider BOCS Funding for PRICE Design

| December 30, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

School Board members Alyson Satterwhite and Shawn Brann have called for a special meeting of the Prince William County School Board, Wednesday, January 4, for the purpose of discussion and action on the construction of the 13th high school using the PRICE design.

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Prince William School Board Adopts Code of Ethics

Prince William School Board Adopts Code of Ethics

| November 16, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William County School Board voted unanimously, Tuesday evening, to adopt a Code of Ethic for their board.

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PWCS to Create Task Force to Consider Adding LGBTQs to Equity Policy

PWCS to Create Task Force to Consider Adding LGBTQs to Equity Policy

| October 25, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William County School Board passed a motion to have the superintendent create the framework for a task force composed of community members to solicit input on issues arising from the proposed revisions to include LBGTQ people to their nondiscrimination policy.

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