Education

School principals move to other schools

April 14, 2017

The Shenandoah County School Board approved the administrative transfer of Strasburg High School Principal Morgan Saeler to principal at Peter Muhlenberg Middle School, effective July 1.

School Board approves textbook materials

April 13, 2017

WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board approved secondary social studies and social sciences textbook adoptions at Thursday night’s meeting.

LFCC ranked Virginia’s No. 2 community college

April 10, 2017

Lord Fairfax Community College has been ranked Virginia’s No. 2 community college by LearnHowToBecome.org, an organization that ranks colleges based on careers and educational requirements.

Cybersecurity team advances in competition

April 10, 2017

The cybersecurity team at Lord Fairfax Community College will compete in the finals of the RUSecureCTF cybersecurity competition April 29 at Radford University.

University, battlefield foundation form partnership

April 7, 2017

Shenandoah University’s McCormick Civil War Institute and the Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation announced a partnership with both groups collaborating on projects throughout the Shenandoah Valley National Historic District.

Children receive free books from grant

April 5, 2017

Moore Educational Trust Board of Directors voted to make an annual $10,000 grant for the next five years to support Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in Shenandoah County, with the first grant to be issued July 1.

Students laugh, learn with visit from author

March 28, 2017

STRASBURG – New York Times Best Selling author Eric Litwin visited Sandy Hook Elementary School on Tuesday for a day full of singing, guitar playing and reading.

College celebrates Global Awareness Day

March 22, 2017

MIDDLETOWN – Lord Fairfax Community College celebrated Global Awareness Day Wednesday with presentations, food tastings, live music and raffles.

Monday Spotlight: Friendly Giants: Someone to look up to

March 19, 2017

WOODSTOCK – A Central High School senior has brought high school and elementary students together by creating a mentoring program to give kids at W.W. Robinson Elementary School a little extra attention and to help them to build self-esteem.

Skyline teacher charged with four felonies

March 9, 2017

Steven Bretsch, a teacher at Skyline High School, has been charged with four felonies relating to taking indecent liberties with a child by a person in a custodial relationship, according to a news release from the Warren County Sheriff’s Office.