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Gov. Northam Proposes $1.2 Billion Investment in K-12 Education

Gov. Northam Proposes $1.2 Billion Investment in K-12 Education

| December 16, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education, News

The student-first plan increases ‘at-risk add-on’ by more than 50 percent to support educationally at-risk students, raises teacher pay, takes steps to close the achievement gap.

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Settle the Debt Kicks Off Holiday Fundraising Efforts

Settle the Debt Kicks Off Holiday Fundraising Efforts

| December 2, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community, Education

Settle the Debt, a new 501(c) (3) organization, announces their first major fundraising effort upon being designated an official tax exempt non-profit today.

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Kettle Run Road Project Makes Travel to Area Schools Safer

Kettle Run Road Project Makes Travel to Area Schools Safer

| October 4, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education, News

The recently completed intersection at Kettle Run and Vint Hill roads will make things safer and easier for those who travel near Patriot High School and T. Clay Wood Elementary School.

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PW School Board Votes Down Opposition Statement on Development of Rural Cresent

PW School Board Votes Down Opposition Statement on Development of Rural Cresent

| September 23, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education, News

In a 5:3 vote the Prince William County School Board defeated a resolution that would have drafted a letter to the Board of County Supervisors opposing changes to the zoning policy in the Rural Crescent that could result in 7,000 more students to the school division.

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Adele Jackson Announces her Candidacy to Be Brentsville School Board Member

Adele Jackson Announces her Candidacy to Be Brentsville School Board Member

| July 1, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education, News

Everyone in the community is invited to attend Adele’s family-friendly campaign kickoff party on July 2, 2019 from 6-8 p.m. at Hector’s of Nokesville.

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Prince William Board Adopts 2020 Budget: Keeps Tax Rate Flat

Prince William Board Adopts 2020 Budget: Keeps Tax Rate Flat

| May 3, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William Board of County Supervisors recently approved its $1.239 billion Fiscal Year 2020 Budget, which fully funds the Prince William County Schools requested budget…

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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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