The grant will help allow the Virginia Department of Education to build and retain a strong school nutrition workforce and implement transitional meal pattern standards during the upcoming school year.
When emergency first responders arrive on the scene at a school to respond to an active attacker or a fire or medical emergency, seconds count. That's why the state is giving schools divisions the opportunity to update their blueprints using state funding.
Henrico County Public Schools are implementing new measures to retain current staff and recruit new members by supporting their financial needs and adding ways to lessen the workloads of current staff.
For the first time in two years, the Strawberry Street Festival is back in Richmond. This year the event holds special meaning as Fox students get ready to transition to Clark Springs Elementary School.
By Safia Abdulahi and Tarazha Jenkins | Capital News Service
Virginia schools still rely heavily on law enforcement to discipline students and years of efforts to lessen the practice could be halted with recent legislation, according to juvenile justice advocates and some state lawmakers.
Richmond Public Schools Superintendent and one school board member say the resignation of the division’s chief operating officer is stretching the division to its breaking point and will cause delays down the road.
Two Richmond elementary schools were honored by the Department of Education as Green Ribbon Schools for their efforts in sustainability both through education and by implementing sustainable means to lessen their carbon footprint.
By Anna Chen and Reid Murphy | Capital News Service
Krysti Albus taught multiple subjects for 20 years and now teaches early childhood special education. She saw many colleagues leave the classroom in the middle of the year for better-paying corporate jobs.
The RPS school board voted unanimously to move Fox Elementary Students to Clark Springs Elementary. Still, it amended the motion to give Fox teachers more time to move into the renovated elementary school.