Education

Superintendent Highlights Focus on Special Education, Teacher Compensation in Proposed Budget

Prince William County Schools Superintendentf's budget proposes prioritizes hiring additional special education teachers and increasing teacher compensation.

State Grants nearly $500K to PWCS for Security Upgrades

The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) recently announced $12 million in state grant funds toward school security equipment grants for upgrades at 483 of the most-needed schools in Virginia. …

PWCS Superintendent Dr. LaTanya D. McDade Named Region IV Superintendent Of The Year!

Prince William County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. LaTanya D. McDade has been named Region IV Superintendent of the Year.

PWCS Facilities OPEN for Activities, Sat., Jan. 20

PWCS will open as normal on Saturday, January 20, 2024, for in-county activities.

PWCS Announces Delayed Opening for Wed., Jan. 17

 Prince William County Schools have announced a weather alert delayed Opening, Wed., Jan. 17.  All Prince William County Public Schools will open  two hours late …

Prince William County Schools Calls Snow Day for Tuesday

PWCS will be closed Code Red on Tuesday, January 16, 2024, due to forecasted hazardous winter weather conditions. 

Tickets are Available to YFT's Heart2Heart Gala & Sweetheart Raffle

Mark your calendar for February 10th for Youth For Tomorrow’s Heart 2 Heart Gala and the Sweetheart Benefit Raffle Drawing!

The results of the study, now in its second edition, show that Virginia has moved up one position compared to the previous year, ranking #4 overall.

Prince William County School Board Takes Oath Of Office At Swearing-In Ceremony

The newly elected Prince William County School Board was sworn into office on Thursday, December 14, 2023.

An emergency helicopter transported a Patriot High School student to an area hospital, this morning, after being hit by an automobile at 14000 Sudley Manor Drive, at the entrance to Marsteller Middle …

PWCS ask for the community's support in achieving a fair contract this fall.    Hi PWC neighbors, community members and parents!  Your student's teachers, bus drivers, …

PWCS Requests Input on 2024-25 School Calendar

The 2024-25 calendar options poll will be available for comment through October 27. OCTOBER 18, 2023 The  2024-25 calendar options poll  will be available for comment through October 27. The …

17% Wage Increase Needed to Address Educator Shortage, Says PWEA Leadership

The students of Prince William County Public Schools deserve fully staffed schools.

Bus 269 was involved in an accident this morning that occurred at the corner of Waverly Farm Drive and Tanning House Place in Haymarket.  

Innovation Elementary School, the beautiful, state-of-the-art school designed by Moseley architects, is in the Brentsville District, serving students in Pre-K through fifth grade.

Local Students Walk & Roll on Walk to School Day

  Firefighters of the Prince William County Fire and Rescue System will join students, from selective schools around the county, to celebrate International Walk to School Day.

Mr. Krotzer's Invention & Innovation class at Metz Middle School simulates a 9-5 workday environment for its student innovators.

Youth For Tomorrow’s Country Fair & Auctions, a local tradition, is back for its 38th year of family fun! Mark your calendars for Saturday, Oct. 7, and join us for this fun-filled day!

The budget delivers an additional $1 billion in tax relief for all Virginians, on top of last year’s historic $4 billion

Manassas, Va.  – Symbolizing its steady commitment to supporting education in Prince William County, today I-66 Express Mobility Partners (I-66 EMP), builder and operator of the 66 Express …

PWEA Teacher Claims PWCS Seeks to Curtail Association's Bargaining Power

The Prince William Education Association is working to firmly establish its role in the contract negotiation process, but its leadership alleges Prince William County Schools does not want to concede power to employees beyond what is mandated by the state.

With school starting on Monday, some Virginia LGBTQ+ students and their parents were confused and concerned; they questioned whether public school districts had to adopt new VDOE [Virginia Department …

Patriot High School Students Receive National Recognition In STAR Event Competition

LEARNING AND ACHIEVEMENT FOR ALL AUGUST 16, 2023 Seven students in Patriot High School’s Family, Career and Community Leaders of America …

The beginning of the year brings a mix of giddy anxiety, but with unfilled positions, PWCS teachers wonder what they will be up against.

GOP Endorses 19-Year-Old Jaylen Custis for Woodbridge School Board Seat

Jaylen Custis, a 19-year-old African American candidate for School Board in the Woodbridge District announced today that he had switched parties and gained the Prince William County Republican Committee endorsement for School Board.   

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