Central and Stonewall Jackson’s Future Farmers of America chapters were recognized in many ways at the State FFA Convention held virtually from June 15-18.
Faith Dellinger has always wanted to be a state FFA officer and last month her goal was accomplished.
FRONT ROYAL – The Warren County School Board has appointed Christopher Ballenger, an Oklahoma transplant to Virginia, to serve as the next Warren County Public Schools superintendent.
The Shenandoah County School Board approved the hiring of Benjamin Bailey as the new principal at Ashby Lee Elementary School at Thursday's School Board meeting.
The Shenandoah County Public School Board held a work session on Thursday afternoon to discuss the reopening plan for schools this fall.
Strasburg swept the top honors at the Future Farmers of America state convention held virtually last week.
Shenandoah County Public Schools unveiled a draft plan Tuesday morning for reopening schools.
Shenandoah County Public Schools announced additional information on Tuesday afternoon about the reopening of schools.
Shenandoah County Public Schools and the Woodstock Rotary Club have teamed up for a project called “easing the digital divide.”
An update on how schools might come back in the fall was presented to the Shenandoah County School Board at its meeting on Thursday.
Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston said in an email to The Northern Virginia Daily that he does not believe the name of a school matters when it comes to schools, including Stonewall Jackson High School.
Shenandoah County Public Schools will use a mix of in-class learning and remote learning when school starts again in the fall.
Announcing plans to reopen schools with social-distancing requirements, Gov. Ralph Northam said Tuesday that staff will need to implement sweeping changes in how schools allow for education during Phases Two and Three of the state’s reopening plan.
The Warren County School Board unanimously approved a CARES Act grant application to the Virginia Department of Education at Wednesday's night's School Board meeting.
In its first-ever online graduation, Lord Fairfax Community College will offer a virtual ceremony for the class of 2020 at 1 p.m. Saturday.
Triplett Tech held its graduation in late May with 156 students from Shenandoah County’s three high schools completing either a one- or two-year program.
Shenandoah County Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston made a video on Friday afternoon to update the community on school plans for the fall.
Their final months as high school students likely will be etched into the minds of Strasburg High School’s seniors for quite some time. Members of the Class of 2020 made sure the memories they made over the past four years are preserved for years to come.
The Shenandoah County Public Schools division is putting together a group that will explore the division’s options regarding the start of the 2020-21 school year as COVID-19 continues to cloud the picture surrounding the reopening of schools across the state this fall.
The Shenandoah County School Board approved appointments and transfers of several administrators, including the transfers of two elementary school principals, at its meeting on Thursday night.
The Shenandoah County School Board approved the division’s budget for fiscal year 2020-21 on Thursday, though it did so under a cloud of uncertainty brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
When Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston showed up in the driveway of Dagan Stephens’ Fort Valley home at the end of last week, the career and technical education teacher thought to himself that he was about to receive either some really good news or really bad news.
Massanutten Military Academy continues to provide its students with an education despite the COVID-19 outbreak that prompted the school to shut down its Woodstock campus in mid-March.
It won’t be the traditional graduation ceremony the Class of 2020 certainly anticipated when it began the 2019-20 school year, but seniors in the Shenandoah County Public Schools system will still have their chance to walk across a stage and receive their diplomas in person upon their gradua…
Shenandoah County Public Schools will roll out new instructional materials for students to complete from home when the division’s previously scheduled spring break ends on Tuesday.
School leaders and educators are using technology in creative ways to stay in touch with students and parents.
WOODSTOCK – Running a school division during a pandemic is anything but normal.
The U.S. Department of Education has given Virginia permission to cancel federally mandated Standards of Learning tests during the 2019-2020 school year, according to a Monday news release from the Virginia Department of Education.
Warren County Public Schools has made some changes to its meal distribution program.
Warren County School officials say the modular units recently delivered to A.S. Rhodes Elementary School will be used.
Karen Miranda was with her 8-year-old daughter Aida Gutierrez, a third-grader at Sandy Hook Elementary School, at a recent art fair showcasing student art throughout the school over a two-day period.
Virginia Superintendent of Public Instruction James Lane announced Tuesday that high school seniors who were on track to earn a diploma later this spring will be able to graduate, despite the closure of schools for the remainder of the year.
FRONT ROYAL- A Randolph-Macon Academy student has been named one of two top cadets in the nation.
Virginia’s Standard of Learning testing is likely to be canceled this year after the U.S. Department of Education said Friday that it would waive mandatory testing requirements.
FRONT ROYAL – Beginning Tuesday, Warren County Public Schools will expand its food distribution program.
Warren County Interim Superintendent Melody Sheppard announced Wednesday at a Warren County School Board meeting that the school division will close through April 13, with students returning April 14.
The spread of COVID-19 continues to impact local colleges, forcing the cancellation of commencement ceremonies for Virginia's 23 community colleges.
FRONT ROYAL – Warren County Public Schools served 61 meals to students on its first day of food distribution on Tuesday.
Shenandoah County Public Schools announced Monday afternoon that its schools will close schools until Monday, April 13, reopening Tuesday, April 14.
Shenandoah County Public Schools board members unanimously approved on Thursday evening the division's $85.2 million budget for the fiscal year 2020-2021.
FRONT ROYAL – Warren County School Board members on Wednesday unanimously approved a proposed $62.2 million budget for fiscal year 2020-2021.
FRONT ROYAL – An error led to heartbreak one day and then to tears of happiness the following week for Randolph-Macon Academy senior Citlaly Sosa.
Shenandoah County Public Schools has set up a parent academy that offers seminars to increase outreach to parents and guardians of schoolchildren.
FRONT ROYAL – Warren County Public School Board members on Wednesday awarded a contract to Syntax Communications to run cable in A.S. Rhodes Elementary School.
FRONT ROYAL – Warren County School Board members heard some good news when they were updated on the proposed fiscal year 2021 $61.5 million operating budget at a Wednesday night budget work session.
WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County Public Schools chief says the division might not need to ask for as much local funding for the next fiscal year as it has in previous years.
WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County School Board members continued their discussion on the division's proposed $73.8 million operating budget this week.
WOODSTOCK - Gina Stetter, director of special education for Shenandoah County Public Schools, recently gave a presentation to the School Board about the school division's special education data report to the state about the children served through special education.
MOUNT JACKSON – Monday is World Teen Mental Health Day and to bring awareness to those in the Shenandoah County Public Schools to "Just Ask," students and administrators on Monday filmed segments with the message to be made into a video.
Members of the Shenandoah County Public School Board heard some good news Thursday night at a budget work session.
The Warren County School Board heard updates on the proposed 2021 fiscal budget during its work session on Wednesday.