At Thursday's Shenandoah County School Board work session, Superintendent Mark Johnston said the division is sending out surveys to parents to find out among other things how many would like to send their child back to school in-person four days a week this school year if allowed to so.
WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston said at Tuesday’s School Board meeting that funding for the renaming of Stonewall Jackson High School and Ashby Lee Elementary School would be taken in part from this year’s budget and not the fiscal year 2022 budget.
WOODSTOCK – At Tuesday's Shenandoah County School Board meeting, Superintendent Mark Johnston presented his proposed $85,290,988 budget for the fiscal year 2022.
EDINBURG – An idea by Wakeman’s Grove Church of the Brethren Pastor Mark Bowyer in September has turned into something special for the church.
Today’s Shenandoah County School Board meeting has been postponed to Tuesday due to impending inclement weather. Meeting times will remain the same. A closed session will begin at 6 p.m. with an open session starting start at 7 p.m.
Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston said in a press release Friday that the school division will not be requiring students to go year-round or to attend summer programs this year.
STRASBURG — Sandy Hook Elementary School physical education teacher Vicki Lutz knew she had to do something different.
Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston had one word he emphasized a lot at Thursday's pre-budget School Board work session – uncertainty.
WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board unanimously voted to approve the recommendation of renaming two Shenandoah County schools on Thursday night. However, members did not approve new mascots.
STRASBURG – Paige Hiserman had experience, but she still wasn't completely sure how she would do in this year's Family Career and Community Leaders of America national skills demonstration competition.
WOODSTOCK – Cantastic is coming to Shenandoah County.
Warren County Public Schools could increase the number of days students attend in-person classes starting next month.
Cynthia Walsh was named the new chairperson of the Shenandoah County School Board on Monday morning at the board's yearly organizational meeting.
Warren County Public Schools resumed its activities after winter break following a year of uncertainty and adapting education to the COVID-19 pandemic.
As it did other school divisions, the coronavirus had a great impact on Shenandoah County Public Schools in 2020.
One COVID-19 death in Winchester was reported Friday, the same day that the Virginia Department of Health reported across the state the fifth-highest number of new COVID-19 case, less than 50 percent of that number on Saturday, and the seventh-highest number of new cases on Sunday.
Warren County Public Schools announced Tuesday that the division will use this coming Monday and Tuesday as virtual classroom days.
Randolph-Macon Academy’s unmanned systems lab has been priding itself on learning in the field since it was launched in November 2019. Part of making that aspect of the program successful, though, is partnering with community groups and businesses to get the work done.
Ryan Lingle will serve as acting principal at Peter Muhlenberg Middle School in Woodstock effective Jan. 1, according to a news release from Shenandoah County Public Schools.
WOODSTOCK – Three Shenandoah County teachers made public comments to the School Board on Thursday asking the division to move schools to all-virtual learning for the time being.
WOODSTOCK – The three committees chosen to select the new names of two schools and one mascot on the southern campus gave their recommendation to the Shenandoah County School Board on Thursday night.
School committees have decided on their recommendations for renaming two southern campus schools in Shenandoah County.
The Virginia Department of Education has awarded grants to area school divisions for security equipment to enhance safety.
FRONT ROYAL – Warren County Public Schools plans to use scanners at each facility to check peoples’ temperatures to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Shenandoah County Public Schools announced on Tuesday evening that it will require masks be worn at all times while inside school facilities, even in instances when 6-foot distancing is maintained, beginning today.
WOODSTOCK — Members of Central’s FFA program gathered at the high school on Tuesday morning to package nearly 500 meals to be distributed throughout the local community.
The Shenandoah County School Board approved switching to a new health care provider last week as a result of Anthem's ongoing discussions with Valley Health. The two have not been able to reach an agreement for next year, so Shenandoah County Schools is switching to Aetna Insurance.
Michael McClurg, Alexandra Johnson, Alicia Aston and Anna Neff met for the first time as a group in September and instantly clicked.
WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston announced his retirement on Thursday night at the School Board meeting. The retirement, which was approved by the board at the meeting, takes effect July 1.
WOODSTOCK -- The Shenandoah County School Board was given an update on how the hybrid model for schools has been working at Thursday's board meeting.
Shenandoah County Public Schools bus transportation has been a big issue as the schools switched to a hybrid schedule in October, but the division’s administrators say they are making progress.
Shenandoah County Public Schools received a gold certification in the 2020 Virginia School Boards Association's Go Green Schools Challenge.
Warren County Public Schools students in preschool through fifth grade can expect to start using new tablets and Chromebooks soon.
Prospective students who are interested in attending Massanutten Military Academy for its educational program but are turned off by the thought of enduring the military school experience now have another option.
The Warren County School Board took a first look Wednesday at the proposed calendar for the 2021-2022 year.
School superintendents from across the region met virtually with legislators on Thursday morning to discuss issues schools are facing during the pandemic.
The Shenandoah County Education Association recently announced three mini-grants to new SCEA members.
The Warren County Public Schools division plans to start looking for another health care provider next month in case Anthem and Valley Health do not agree on a new contract.
As the Lord Fairfax Health District reported another 32 COVID-19 cases on Monday, Shenandoah County Public Schools announced the third temporary school closure in the last four days.
The public school divisions in Shenandoah and Warren counties have seen a decline in enrollment this year.
Shenandoah County Public Schools switched from all-virtual to the hybrid method of learning on Monday and Superintendent Mark Johnston said that he felt “things went very well.”
WOODSTOCK – When it was first announced in July that the Shenandoah County Public Schools division was going to be using a hybrid model for the reopening of schools, Pastor George Bowers Sr. wanted to do something for his church and the community. So he decided to help out parents by allowin…
WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County will open school doors Monday to students who have been learning virtually since the academic year began on Aug. 31.
Warren County Public Schools plans to use next week to help students adjust to the hybrid learning schedule.
WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board voted unanimously to approve the selection of the committee to decide the renaming of Stonewall Jackson High School and Ashby Lee Elementary School and the renaming of the mascot at North Fork Middle School.
Shenandoah and Warren County public schools have added a COVID-19 data dashboard to their websites that will allow the community to monitor the number of cases in the divisions.
Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston confirmed Monday that a teacher at North Fork Middle School in Quicksburg recently tested positive for COVID-19.
Shenandoah County Public Schools will transition from its all-virtual setting to a hybrid model a week earlier than originally planned.
WOODSTOCK—The Shenandoah County School Board responded to a petition filed on behalf of more than 100 parents requesting a trial by jury to determine whether the board acted inappropriately in its decision to rename two local schools and change the mascot at another.
WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board on Thursday night approved the process of renaming two schools and a mascot at a third school.