WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston said Thursday that there will be some students returning to school over the next few weeks and they are hopeful the hybrid model will begin by Oct. 19.
WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board on Thursday night approved the process of renaming two schools and a mascot at a third school.
The coronavirus pandemic likely pushed enrollment at the Seton Home Study School in Front Royal, an admissions official said Thursday.
Warren County Public Schools hit some hurdles Tuesday as students and staff began the new year during the coronavirus pandemic.
Shenandoah County students have another option when it comes to picking up their meals from the schools during this time of virtual-learning.
Donations of food items for Luke's Backpack will be taken from noon-2 p.m. Sept. 13
Karen Caspersen, who has been a Lutheran pastor for 25 years, had a teacher friend who shared how frustrating her job could sometimes be even though she loved what she was doing. So Caspersen, who also has two sons who are teachers, decided she wanted to do something for teachers in the community.
Shenandoah County Public Schools open up virtually next week, but students on the northern campus still will have a way to read books from their libraries.
WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County Public Schools division has its first mobile Internet hot spot up and running.
Shenandoah County Public Schools announced on Thursday afternoon that Cynthia Herr will be the acting principal at Peter Muhlenberg Middle School while Morgan Saeler is "out of the building."
Shenandoah County Public Schools has launched a new page on its website called Parent Academy.
WOODSTOCK – Members of the community voiced their opinions about the renaming of Stonewall Jackson High School and Ashby Lee Elementary School at Thursday's Shenandoah County School Board meeting.
WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County School Board member Marty Helsley spoke for 22 minutes on Thursday on the board's decision last month to rename schools. At times, Helsley broke down in tears as he spoke.
WOODSTOCK – Some area residents who are upset about Shenandoah County Public Schools going all-virtual the first nine weeks of school spoke out about the decision at Thursday's School Board meeting.
Shenandoah County Public Schools announced Wednesday morning that the division will go all-virtual for all students for the first nine weeks of the school year.
The Shenandoah County School Board will meet on Thursday and one of the agenda items is to discuss the process of renaming two schools and coming up with a new mascot for a third school.
More than 100 parents banded together and filed a legal position to prevent the Shenandoah County School Board from moving forward with its decision to rename two schools and a mascot.
STRASBURG – Sandy Hook Elementary School Principal Robin Shrum understands that things will be different if students return to in-person classes on Aug. 31, but she and her staff are determined to make the best of it.
Kathryn Staton, a technology teacher at Ashby Lee Elementary School, recently became one of only 750 educators around the world to be a certified International Society for Technology in Education Educator.
Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston released a statement on late Friday afternoon concerning an email that he had sent to a county resident about the renaming of two local schools.
During Wednesday's School Board meeting, several Shenandoah County said they are fearful of reopening school with in-person classes during the coronavirus pandemic.
The Shenandoah County School Board voted unanimously Wednesday to push the first day of instruction from Aug. 17 to Aug. 31.
Cynthia Walsh couldn't help but get emotional as she talked on Wednesday evening. The Shenandoah County School Board member has children in school and she said at the meeting she was torn over whether the schools should come back on Aug. 31 using a hybrid or an all-virtual method.
The Shenandoah County School Board on Wednesday unanimously approved a request to move the start date for Shenandoah County Public Schools to Aug. 31.
The Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office will be taking donations for school supplies from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Woodstock Walmart.
Shenandoah County Public Schools is one of nine school divisions honored by the Virginia School Boards Association for Excellence in Workforce Readiness during a recent virtual awards ceremony.
If there is a COVID-19 case in Shenandoah County Public Schools this year, the Virginia Department of Health will give guidance as to whether schools need to be shut down.
Massanutten Military Academy will be offering classes in-person and virtually this fall.
The Shenandoah County School Board will hold a special meeting at 5 p.m. Wednesday to vote on the possibility of pushing the start date for schools from Aug. 17 to Aug. 31.
Randolph-Macon Academy will hold in-person classes this fall.
STRASBURG – Cheyenne Estep and Paige Hiserman each had a goal to become state officers of the Family Career and Community Leaders of America and now they've accomplished it.
STRASBURG – Strasburg High School's Family Career and Community Leaders of America chapter won a national award with the help of some elves.
Virginia Democrats insist they want to see children back in school this fall but say a slow federal response to the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic has put huge barriers in the way of that happening.
Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston and Gabby Ryman, assistant superintendent of teaching, learning and innovation, put three more videos on YouTube late Tuesday afternoon describing what schools will look like at the elementary, middle and high school levels this f…
Shenandoah County Public Schools earned a Virginia Department of Education Innovative Practice award recently.
Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston gave two updates for the upcoming school year last week on YouTube.
Virginia Republicans are asking Gov. Ralph Northam to withdraw his guidelines for schools to follow regarding reopening this fall and letting them prioritize getting kids into school five days a week.
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.