Education

School Board approves Capital Improvement Plan

January 13, 2017

WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board approved the 2017-2022 Capital Improvement Plan and discussed state and division initiatives at its Thursday night meeting.

Division launches online budget survey

January 13, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County Public Schools launched an online 2017-2018 budget survey to gather feedback on what the community views as high priorities for the school division to prepare for the fast-approaching budget season.

Board to vote on Capital Improvement Plan

January 9, 2017

The Shenandoah County School Board will vote to accept the Capital Improvement Plan and hear reports on the Virginia Profile of a Graduate and status of 504 plans during a Thursday night meeting.

Whetzel, Koontz retain positions on board

January 3, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County School Board members Karen Whetzel and R.L. “Rick” Koontz Jr. retained their positions Tuesday as chair and vice chair of the board respectively.

Year in Review: Major educational changes hit the region

December 29, 2016

Shenandoah, Warren and Frederick County schools saw major educational changes, including facilities plans, boundary changes, new school calendars, a new superintendent, the building of a new middle school and chapel and many awards given to educators in the region, highlighting how education has changed.

Students to embark on writing marathon

December 21, 2016

North Fork Middle School English teacher will take her students on a writing marathon around historic Mount Jackson and New Market sites today to inspire their writing.

Students raise funds for childhood cancer cure

December 19, 2016

WOODSTOCK – During the Dec. 14 basketball game at Central High School, the school’s FCCLA held a cancer rally to raise awareness and funds for childhood cancer.

School Board approves course changes

December 8, 2016

WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board approved course changes and the meeting calendar, and heard presentations on the Capital Improvement Plan, English learners and Every Student Succeeds Act at its Thursday night meeting.

Interests sparked at biomedical expo

Alyssa Thorpe, 13, left, and Kristianna Rodriguez, 13, center, look at a radiology display hosted by Biomedical Science Academy students Garrett Estep, 15, a Stonewall Jackson High School student, and Mayia Rodriguez, 16, right, a Central High School student. Central HIgh School hosted the first of three biomedical expos to be held in Shenandoah County schools this week.  Rich Cooley/Daily

December 7, 2016

WOODSTOCK – The Biomedical Sciences Academy class of 2019 held expos at the Shenandoah high schools to showcase why others should join the program.

Board to discuss major projects, course offerings

December 5, 2016

The Shenandoah County School Board will discuss the Capital Improvement Plan and Every Student Succeeds Act at its Thursday night meeting. The board also will vote on course offerings and the 2017 School Board schedule.

Complete survey to help schools

December 3, 2016

Shenandoah and Frederick County Public Schools are asking students, parents, staff and community members to take an online survey, sharing their viewpoints about educational issues, including digital learning and the use of technology for future ready schools.