Tag: Stonewall Jackson High School

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Include Diverse Populations When Zoning PWCS’s 13th High School

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Include Diverse Populations When Zoning PWCS’s 13th High School

| December 14, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The 13th high school in PWCS is expected to open for the 2021-22 school year, but the school board is already seeking community input. If we are a community that cares about the wellbeing and education of our students, we will not allow the inevitable redistricting process to further segregate our county’s high schools.

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OPINION: Stonewall Jackson Name Change Puts Students at Risk

OPINION: Stonewall Jackson Name Change Puts Students at Risk

| August 18, 2017 | 0 Comments | Opinion

While I strongly applaud denouncing racism (as I do believe proponents of the plan intend), I cannot stress enough how much danger such a movement puts our schools, community and children in, and for so little gain.

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PWCS Responds to Stonewall Jackson GoFundMe Renaming Efforts

PWCS Responds to Stonewall Jackson GoFundMe Renaming Efforts

| August 17, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Public Schools (PWCS) has received several questions concerning a Go Fund Me campaign raising money to pay possible costs associated with a citizen’s suggestion to change the names of two division schools.

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School Board Chairman Proposes Renaming Stonewall Jackson Schools

School Board Chairman Proposes Renaming Stonewall Jackson Schools

| August 16, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County School Board Chairman Ryan Sawyers announced his proposal to rename Stonewall Jackson High School and Stonewall Jackson Middle School in Manassas after the fallen heroes at Charlottesville.

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Coach Recognizes Outstanding SJHS Student Lacrosse Players

Coach Recognizes Outstanding SJHS Student Lacrosse Players

| May 5, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

The Seniors will be honored at 6:40 p.m., Friday, May 5, at Stonewall Jackson High School Football Stadium, prior to face-off at 7.

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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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PWEA Invites Public to Every Student Succeeds Act Town Hall

PWEA Invites Public to Every Student Succeeds Act Town Hall

| April 10, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

A new federal law has given teachers and other educators an unprecedented opportunity to provide input into the way their public schools are run; as such, the Prince William Education Association wants to hear from its community member about improvements they would like to see.

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DOJ Letter Shouldn’t Delay 13th HS; Supervisors Criticize School Board Members

DOJ Letter Shouldn’t Delay 13th HS; Supervisors Criticize School Board Members

| January 12, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools’ administration does not expect a delay in the construction of the 13th county high school due to a letter school board members sent to the Department of Justice requesting an investigation.

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EDITORIAL: School Board Should Have Supported Larger 13th High School

EDITORIAL: School Board Should Have Supported Larger 13th High School

| October 23, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

New communities proposed for the Brentsville District provide further evidence that the larger hybrid design for the 13th high school was a necessity for the children of Western Prince William County.

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PRICE Design Fails to Win Enough Support

PRICE Design Fails to Win Enough Support

| June 16, 2016 | 2 Comments | Education

For the third time, the Prince William County School Board voted to choose the Battlefield design rather than the PRICE design model for the county’s 13th high school.

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