Central High School Principal Melissa Hensley has left the Shenandoah County Public Schools after being named principal of Harrisonburg High School.

Strasburg FFA was recently named the No. 1 FFA chapter in the state during the 93rd State FFA Convention at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg.


FRONT ROYAL – Warren County has given students a chance to expand their minds during summer vacation with the MORE (My Opportunity for Reinforcement and Enrichment) program at Skyline Middle School.

FRONT ROYAL – Warren County Public Schools Superintendent Greg Drescher updated the School Board on the delay in renovations at A.S. Rhodes Elementary School during a meeting on Wednesday.

Shenandoah County Public Schools are considering an option to fill seats in under-enrolled Triplett Tech classes by making them available to students who are in home education or private school.

FRONT ROYAL – The Warren County School Board voted Wednesday to approve a decrease in employee health insurance rates and an increase in school lunch prices.

Edinburg resident Martin Helsley has announced he is running for the District 2 seat on the Shenandoah County School Board.


When Jenna Patel accepts her diploma today at Stonewall Jackson High School, it will be for her as well as for her family in their pursuit of the American dream.

Five of the county’s six supervisors passed this school year with flying colors according to recent grades from the Parents’ Alliance for Strong Schools.


Debra Dillman, 18, will be one of 142 graduation candidates to accept a diploma during Strasburg High School’s commencement excercises on Friday.

A small, diverse and leadership-focused class of 18 will be graduating Saturday from the Massanutten Military Academy in Woodstock.


FRONT ROYAL – Never use the word “just” to describe any part of your life, featured speaker Olivia Henderson told fellow graduates at Saturday’s commencement ceremony for Lord Fairfax Community College.

WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County School Board members Thursday evening unanimously approved the renewal of schools Superintendent Mark Johnston’s contract for another four years.


WINCHESTER – Students from Mountain Laurel Montessori School in Front Royal have installed a wishing tree at the Valley Health Cancer Center at Winchester Medical Center.

FRONT ROYAL – The Warren County School Board approved the division’s fiscal year 2020 operating budget during a special meeting on Wednesday.

The first-ever Triplett Tech Signing Day on Wednesday saw 21 of its students signing agreements for employment in their field or continuing their education.

With the Warren County Board of Supervisors vote on the 2020 fiscal budget imminent, Warren County Education Association President Kim Okland has published a letter asking the Board of Supervisors to adopt the 2020 budget as it is.

Education Week, an independent news publication, has interviewed a Shenandoah County public school teacher as one of four teachers discussing the use of technology to transform classroom learning.


Strasburg High School music teacher Joel Ross is a real-life example to his students who may be thinking of musical theater or writing as a career.

FRONT ROYAL – Warren County School Board Vice Chairman Doug Rosen announced Wednesday that he would not seek re-election for his seat.

MOUNT JACKSON — Students in the agro-ecology class at Massanutten Regional Governor’s School are researching grazing practices for the best health of a farmer’s field and the farmer’s bank account.

Lord Fairfax Community College recently announced its adult education program has been ranked in the Top 25 percent of such programs statewide by the Virginia Department of Education Office of Career, Technical and Adult Education.


MIDDLETOWN - A year into her role as president of Lord Fairfax Community College, Kim Blosser was inaugurated Friday as the school's fifth president.

NEW MARKET – Town Council members have agreed to administer a grant that will provide funding for 4-year-olds to attend a new daycare center.

Triplett Tech SkillsUSA students recently participated in the SkillsUSA State Leadership Conference, which was held on April 12-13 at the Virginia Beach Convention Center.

WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County supervisors on Tuesday passed an ordinance adopting the proposed tax rates and budget for the fiscal year 2020, which begins on July 1.

STRASBURG – Area students showed off their skills with natural resources during the Virginia Envirothon competition Wednesday at the town park.

WOODSTOCK — More than a dozen educators, parents and citizens came out Thursday to express support for the Board of Supervisors’ proposed county budget and urged them to fully fund the county schools budget.

WOODSTOCK – County supervisors approved two budget carryovers for Shenandoah County Public Schools on Thursday evening during their regular meeting.

MOUNT JACKSON – Bowman Andros on Thursday allowed third-grade students and teachers from W.W. Robinson Elementary School into the plant to learn about what the company does.