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The School Board unanimously passed the budget with an amendment by Eric Hornberger (Ashburn) that restored all the employee salary increases ... The Virginia General Assembly has yet to pass a state budget, which means LCPS does not know precisely how much funding it will receive from the ...
In Fairfax County, Virginia, which neighbors Washington, D.C., and is home to more than 1 million people, ongoing controversy has surrounded the public school board's push to advance a family life education curriculum that includes 80 hours of sex ed for every public school child. Last month, "biological ...

We are Fairfax County and the people who live here want an inclusive and welcoming community for all.” #BECAUSE OF VIRGINIA LAW, Fairfax County depends almost entirely on real estate taxes for revenue, putting a burden on homeowners in particular, whose increasing property values don't always ...
... has been elected by the countywide Student Advisory Council to serve a one-year term as student representative to the Fairfax County School Board, ... Tignor took first place in the Biomedical Engineering category of the Northern Virginia Regional Science Fair this year for his entry, “The Effects of ...
Bennie Tignor, a junior at South Lakes High School, has been elected to serve a one-year term as student representative to the Fairfax County School Board, beginning July 1. Tignor will participate in School Board meetings as a nonvoting member. He fills the position currently held by Niharika Vattikonda, ...
The school was previously named after a Confederate solider that sparked a name change debate within the Fairfax County community. RELATED: Debate over JEB Stuart High name change continues. In October 2017, the Fairfax County School Board voted to rename the school Justice High School.

WASHINGTON — The principal at the recently rechristened Justice High School has made their new logo public. J.E.B. Stuart High Principal Penny Gros, whose school was renamed Justice High School by the Fairfax County School Board in October 2017, released the image on the Fairfax County Public ...
As J.E.B. Stuart High School gets closer to officially becoming Justice High School, the district has revealed a new logo. The logo reflects the students' selection of Wolves as the new mascot. The Fairfax County School Board voted to change the school's name to Justice High School in October. The name ...
"It was a matter of education and principle and justice. I would've liked to see the school board itself to have taken the initiative. This took two and a half years. It was ridiculous," said Longmyer. Between 1954 and 1963, the Fairfax County Public School system participated in Virginia's Massive Resistance ...
MOUNT VERNON, VA - From the Fairfax County Government: On Saturday, February 3, 2018, Mount Vernon District Supervisor Dan Storck hosted the ... Mount Vernon District School Board Member Karen Corbett Sanders highlighted the significant accomplishments of Mount Vernon District students and ...
In October, the Fairfax County school board voted to change J.E.B. Stuart High in Falls Church, to Justice High. Hampton's school board voted unanimously in January to change the name of Jefferson Davis Middle School to Cesar Tarrant Middle School - after a Revolutionary War hero freed from slavery in ...
FAIRFAX, Va. - The Fairfax County Sheriff's Office said it is terminating an agreement with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and will no ... However, Fairfax County School Board member Elizabeth Schultz is concerned this could put students at risk and said the abrupt shift in policy could ...
Discussions of changing start times started in spring 2013 but was tabled about a year later when the School Board's focus shifted to hiring a new superintendent. When the division hired current Superintendent Victor Shandor, he picked up the issue and took staff to Fairfax County, where high school start ...
Crystal Edwards listens as the Lynchburg school board officially appoints her superintendent on Tuesday Jan. 16, 2018, in Lynchburg, Va. "I just want to say to the ... She will replace former Superintendent Scott Brabrand, who left LCS in June to lead Fairfax County Public Schools. Edwards will be the 13th ...
According to Fairfax County School Board chair and Dranesville District representative Jane Strauss, enrollment growth, particularly when it comes to the school's special needs populations, and employee salaries are the most pressing budget drivers for FCPS. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe's proposed ...
FAIRFAX, VA (WUSA9) - The Fairfax County School Board heard some scathing criticism at his Thursday public meeting concerning the federal investigation into how it handled sexual harassment allegations. A WUSA9 investigation found that school leaders may have illegally ignored those allegations at ...
BURKE, Va. - There is a major shakeup at the largest school in Fairfax County as the principal at Lake Braddock Secondary School is out. Dave Thomas announced his immediate ... FOX 5 spoke with a school board member who said victims need to be better heard. “You're not just here to educate children ...

11, 2017 photo, Alina Ampeh, a student at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in the Alexandria section of Fairfax County, Va., speaks to .... It's not just that appeals are costly, said Tina Hone, who advocated for minority students when she was a Fairfax County school board member.
... Maryland, school board members approved a calendar that includes a shorter spring break from 10 days to six. Board members said the decision was made because of the executive order from Gov. Larry Hogan requiring schools to start after Labor Day and end before June 13. Fairfax County, Virginia ...
In neighboring Fairfax County in Virginia, the school board is considering a new calendar option for the 2018-2019 school year. Students would begin their 2019 spring break on Monday, April 15 and return to school April 22. Currently, Fairfax County schools qualify for a waiver to start the school year ...
... a Start Times Task Force recommended new school hours. In 2015, transportation software was purchased and a Start Time Forum, with representatives from Montgomery County and Fairfax County, Virginia, gathered lessons learned regarding successful implementation. In 2016, the school board voted ...
After a divisive, years-long debate, the Fairfax County School Board in Virginia voted last month to rechristen J.E.B. Stuart High School, named for a Confederate army officer, as “Justice High.” Bill Horkan, a math teacher at Stuart for 21 years, attended a May community meeting on the name change, where ...
Some local elections have also shown promise: In an open contest to replace a Republican-backed school board member in Fairfax County in August, a candidate backed by Democrats won with twice the number of voters as her opponent. Volunteers are in Virginia, too: volunteers and staff working with ...
They refuse to go on camera until it's discussed at the next school board meeting. A statement from Shelby County Schools admits to using grading ... Fairfax County, Virginia's, which is close to Washington D.C., has a similar policy too. Boise, Idaho calls it a more sound grading practice, and it helps them ...
Daniel Domenech, executive director of the American Association for School Administrators and former superintendent of Fairfax County Public Schools in Virginia, said sustained leadership is important to the community board members serve. “If someone is on the board for a long time, it's because the ...
A Virginia school board has chosen “Justice” as the new name for a high ... The Fairfax County school board had solicited input from families ...
Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce president and CEO Jim ... down a cent that the $315 million Fairfax County school-bond referendum will ... Instead, the School Board appoints people to the chamber's School Bond ...
FALLS CHURCH, Va. - In a majority vote, the Fairfax County school board has chosen to rename J.E.B. Stuart High School to Justice High ...
Fairfax Co. school board votes on new name for J.E.B. Stuart High ... the sign for J.E.B. Stuart High School is photographed in Falls Church, Va. ... by the Fairfax County School Board Thursday night into Friday morning finally ...
Now, after a contentious dispute, the Fairfax County School Board is expected to vote to change the school's name. The debate has dragged on ...
FAIRFAX, Va. (ABC7) — The civil rights group CASA is demanding Fairfax County Police ... the Fairfax County Police Department to stop going on patrols with ICE ... (ABC7) — A little before midnight Thursday the Fairfax County School board voted 7-4 to rename J.E.B. Stuart High School as “Justice High.”.
Interestingly, the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors followed the Fairfax County School Board in selecting, for its next top staffer, someone not only outside the local-government ranks, but from a jurisdiction much smaller than the 1.1 million Northern Virginia behemoth. Bryan Hill, who was announced as ...
Pro-LGBT candidate wins Fairfax School Board election ... a pro-LGBTQ candidate for Fairfax County School Board overwhelmingly won her seat ... special election in Northern Virginia with an unabashedly pro-LGBT platform.
Fairfax County School Board candidate Karen Keys-Gamarra shakes ... School board elections in Virginia are non-partisan, but political parties ...
4 candidates on ballot for county school board race ... MCLEAN, Va. ... Voters in Fairfax County go to the polls Tuesday to select a candidate to ...
A vacant At-Large seat on the Fairfax County School Board will be filled in a special election Tuesday. Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m..
Demolition of Virginia's Confederate icons gains momentum after .... the Fairfax County School Board was debating whether to change the ...
Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) begin classes on Monday, Aug. ... election for an at-large seat on the School Board on Tuesday, Aug.
Fairfax County voters will select a new School Board member during a special election to be held Tuesday, Aug. 29. Four candidates – Sandra ...
WASHINGTON — Voters in Fairfax County, Virginia, go to the polls next week to select an at-large member for the county's school board.
Dr. Barbara Kanninen, chair of the Arlington County School Board, ... The issue is of particular relevance in Arlington County and Northern Virginia at large ... Last month, the Fairfax County School Board voted to change the ...
... as the Fairfax County School Board passed a motion to rename the .... admission into a Virginia state graduate school when she applied to ...
The Fairfax County school board is scheduled to vote Thursday, July 27, 2017, on whether to change the name of J.E.B. Stuart High in Falls ...
That could soon change, now that the Fairfax County School Board has voted ... in her all-black high school in Prince Edward County, Virginia.
Fairfax County (Va.) ... The school board says the new name will reflect the county's diversity and values, and the change is to take place no ...
(AP) — School board members voted Thursday night to rename a northern Virginia high school named for a Confederate general, ending two ...
FALLS CHURCH, Va. - The Fairfax County school board has voted in favor of changing the name of a Falls Church school named for a ...
FALLS CHURCH, Va. ... The Fairfax County school board is scheduled to vote Thursday on whether to change the name of J.E.B. Stuart High in ...
The school board chose the name in 1958, during the years in which ... Today, Stuart is one of the most diverse schools in Fairfax County, which ... “This is still Virginia, and this debate more than anything brings that home.”.
He is also a past President of the Rotary Club of McLean and served as a board member of the Arts Council of Fairfax County. #"I am excited ... In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the McLean Orchestra, P.O. Box 760, McLean, VA 22101. #"Paul ...


 

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