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.
FRONT ROYAL – The students of Skyline Middle School got to hear from representatives of various businesses in the Warren County area during a career day presented by Reaching Out Now and Skyline Middle School on Wednesday.
MOUNT JACKSON – Kyla Ritenour, a ninth-grader at Central High School, on Friday gave a talk on the dangers of e-cigarettes and vaping to three classes of students of North Fork Middle School.
Lord Fairfax Community College President Kim Blosser was selected by the Aspen Institute to join the 2020-2021 inaugural class of the Aspen New Presidents Fellowship, a new program designed to support community college presidents at the beginning of their tenure to promote student success.
STRASBURG – Carsyn Shak, a 7-year old second-grader at Sandy Hook Elementary School, was smiling on Friday.
WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston presented a proposed $73.9 million operating budget Thursday evening.
A new organization has made it its mission to help girls in Warren County reach their potential.
EDINBURG – A well-known researcher and oceanographer brought the ocean to students over several days last week in an after-school tutoring and enrichment program.
FRONT ROYAL - The next superintendent for Warren County Public Schools should listen to division employees, remain visible and focus on education, according to recent community survey results.
FRONT ROYAL – The Warren County School Board was updated on the ongoing superintendent search and the preliminary 2021 budget during its regular meeting on Wednesday.
WOODSTOCK – A little more than 30 students competed in W.W. Robinson Elementary School's science fair on Wednesday.
Lord Fairfax Community College students specializing in recreation and outdoor leadership studies now have three colleges to transfer to for continued studies.
FRONT ROYAL – The students at the Leslie Fox Keyser Elementary School raised $1,448 during the 2020 Great Kindness Challenge.
MOUNT JACKSON – Student skills were showcased at Triplett Tech on Thursday.
MOUNT JACKSON – Involuntary shouts of pain echoed in the cafeteria at Triplett Tech on Tuesday morning.
MIDDLETOWN - Lord Fairfax Community College hosted technologist Gary McGraw on Wednesday night. He spoke of the cutting edge work being done at the Berryville Institute of Machine Learning, which he co-founded a year ago.
WOODSTOCK - The Shenandoah County Board of Supervisors and the Shenandoah County Board of Education held a joint meeting Tuesday night to continue the ongoing discussion of the school division's long-term facilities plan.
FRONT ROYAL – The Warren County School Board awarded a consulting services contract to Real Synergy LLC for the school division’s superintendent search during a work session on Wednesday.
WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County School Board members on Thursday approved the division's Capital Improvement Plan (CIP).
FRONT ROYAL – Arnold Williams was named the chairman of the Warren County School Board during the board’s first meeting of the year on Monday.
Members of the Shenandoah County School Board have kept their leadership in place.
The Warren County Public Schools division had an eventful 2019.
Gov. Ralph Northam recently announced his proposed budget will include $145 million to make tuition-free community college available to low- and middle-income students.
Lord Fairfax Community College could soon be getting an infusion of funding that would help move forward a stalled building project on its Fauquier campus.
WOODSTOCK – Superintendent Mark Johnston presented his proposed five-year Capital Improvements Project forecast through 2025 at Thursday's Shenandoah County School Board meeting.
The Shenandoah County School Board is expected to vote Thursday on changes to the division's employee sick and personal days use policy.