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Supervisor Candland Schedules Education Forum, Superintendent Declines Invitation

Supervisor Candland Schedules Education Forum, Superintendent Declines Invitation

| May 7, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Gainesville Supervisor Peter Candland invites residents and educators to a Public Forum on the current state of the public education system in Prince William County on May 14 at 7:30 p.m. at Ronald Reagan Middle School.

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PWCS Superintendent Releases Guidelines for Approved Student Protests

PWCS Superintendent Releases Guidelines for Approved Student Protests

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Large numbers of PWCS high school and middle school students say they plan to join in student-organized demonstrations on March 14 and April 20, so PWCS is issuing guidelines for what kinds of protests are and are not allowed on those dates.

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Prince William School Superintendent Says Principals Can Organize Safe School Demonstrations

Prince William School Superintendent Says Principals Can Organize Safe School Demonstrations

| February 22, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Dr. Steven Walts, Superintendent of Prince William County Schools sent a second letter regarding the issue of student pro-gun control and safe-school demonstrations in response to the Parkland school shooting on Feb. 14.

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UPDATED: PWCS Chairman Requests Superintendent’s Resignation Over Car Accident

UPDATED: PWCS Chairman Requests Superintendent’s Resignation Over Car Accident

| February 16, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board Chairman At-large Ryan Sawyers called for PWCS Superintendent Dr. Steven Walts’ resignation, Friday, over allegations of improper response to a vehicle accident that Walts was involved in over the summer.

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Prince William School Board Chairman Files Suit Against Superintendent on Eve of Evaluation

Prince William School Board Chairman Files Suit Against Superintendent on Eve of Evaluation

| May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board Chairman At-large Ryan Sawyers has filed a “writ of mandamus” against Superintendent Steven L. Walts, ” asking the courts to direct the superintendent to allow him access to all his predecessors’ school division emails.

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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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School Board Proposes Cuts to Discretionary Spending; Protects Step Increases, Class Size Reductions

School Board Proposes Cuts to Discretionary Spending; Protects Step Increases, Class Size Reductions

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William County School Board gave the Superintendent guidance on preparing a budget that would explore cuts to discretionary programs.

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Opinion: Former Prince William Teacher Justin Wilk Advises PWCS Leadership

Opinion: Former Prince William Teacher Justin Wilk Advises PWCS Leadership

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Former teacher Justin Wilk advises the leadership of Prince William County Schools to forge stronger relationship with the community.

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School Division Offers More Details about Superintendent’s Contract

School Division Offers More Details about Superintendent’s Contract

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

PWCS details the process of providing a superintendent with a raise; plus what a neighboring superintendent earns annually.

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Walts Proposes Mar. 31 Make Up Day for Weather Closures

Walts Proposes Mar. 31 Make Up Day for Weather Closures

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

With the recent round of weather-related school closures, Prince William County School students may be left having to make up several days worth of missed instruction.

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