Education

Teacher salaries among top concerns during hearing

February 16, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Members of the community expressed their opinions on the proposed 2017-2018 Shenandoah County Public Schools budget at a public hearing Thursday night, with teacher compensation being highly supported.

Students celebrate family, community

February 15, 2017

The Central High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America are holding events during lunch for their Nationals Program, celebrating inner beauty, family and community.

Strasburg students learn self defense

February 10, 2017

STRASBURG – Strasburg High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students kicked and punched their way through attack simulations Friday, arming students with ways to defend themselves against assault.

Schools chief proposes $64.8 million budget

February 10, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston is proposing a budget that’s almost $3.2 million higher for the 2017-2018 school year than the current year’s $61.6 million spending plan.

Central sets up technology help desk

February 7, 2017

Students and staff at Central High School can fix their electronics and learn about technology at the school’s Technology Help Desk.

Division reviews budget survey results

February 1, 2017

Shenandoah County Public Schools gathered final results from a budget survey conducted Jan. 13-27 regarding the development of the superintendent’s proposed 2017-2018 budget.

Students showcase robotics used in the classroom

Lincoln Bennett, 7, of Edinburg, a second grader at W.W. Robinson Elementary, uses an iPad to control this robot that pushed cotton balls along the carpet during the Robotics and Coding Open House on Thursday at the Shenandoah County Administration Building in Woodstock. 
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January 26, 2017

WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County Government Center’s Board Room was taken over by robotics Thursday afternoon as students showcased robots they had created in their schools.