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no responses. February 14, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

WPS Receives No Proposals for Renovation Projects


WPS Receives No Proposals for Renovation Projects

Winchester Public Schools is changing gears after receiving no proposals for its renovation projects for the Douglas School and Shihadeh Innovation Center. A request for proposals […]

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Winter Weather Closures and Delays: 2/11/2019


Winter Weather Closures and Delays: 2/11/2019

The following schools are closed or delayed due to winter weather for Monday February 11th, across the Shenandoah Valley: Clarke County Public Schools: DELAYED – Two […]

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bomb threat

no responses. January 18, 2019 Cooper

Bomb Threat At Daniel Morgan Middle School


Bomb Threat At Daniel Morgan Middle School

On January 18th 2019, a bomb threat was made against Daniel Morgan Middle School in Winchester. Winchester Public Schools and Winchester Police Department evacuated the students. […]

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Education Watch

no responses. August 20, 2018 Cooper

Education Watch: Monday, August 20, 2018


Education Watch: Monday, August 20, 2018

Reed Prosser has been named Director of Student Activities for John Handley High School. Mr. Prosser will be responsible for the coordination and administration of the […]

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renovation projects

no responses. December 14, 2018 Dylan Nicholls

WPS May Have to Delay Some Innovation Center Plans


WPS May Have to Delay Some Innovation Center Plans

During its Monday meeting, the Winchester School Board discussed a shortfall in its budget for two major renovation projects: the conversion of the Douglas School into […]

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Education Watch

no responses. January 15, 2018 Janet Michael

Education Watch: Monday, January 15, 2018


Education Watch: Monday, January 15, 2018

According to reports, the number of homeless students in the Winchester and Frederick County school divisions is rising. From the 2015-16 to 2016-17 school years, the […]

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bomb threat

no responses. November 18, 2018 Cooper

WPS Considered Support Staff Salaries


WPS Considered Support Staff Salaries

After more than four months of research, Winchester Public Schools is considering the option of adding $58,000 to the budget for the increase of support staff […]

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WINTER WEATHER CLOSINGS AND DELAYS: Friday, Nov. 16th, 2018


WINTER WEATHER CLOSINGS AND DELAYS: Friday, Nov. 16th, 2018

The following schools are closed or delayed across the Shenandoah Valley for Friday, November 16th, 2018 due to winter weather: Clarke County Public Schools – CLOSED […]

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no responses. November 14, 2018 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester Police Respond to Non-Credible Handley Threat


Winchester Police Respond to Non-Credible Handley Threat

Winchester Police came to Handley High School Tuesday in response to a threat to the school. Few details were given about the incident; however, in a […]

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ap class enrollment

no responses. October 11, 2018 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester Schools See Increase in AP Class Enrollment


Winchester Schools See Increase in AP Class Enrollment

Winchester Public Schools has seen a significant increase in AP class enrollment amongst its students. Students who take AP exams and receive a score of 3 […]

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no responses. October 5, 2018 Dylan Nicholls

Local Students Protest Kavanaugh Nomination


Local Students Protest Kavanaugh Nomination

Student walkouts took place at two area schools yesterday in protest of the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh, and the treatment of sexual assault in […]

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renovation projects

no responses. September 26, 2018 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester Public Schools’ Teacher Turnover Declines


Winchester Public Schools’ Teacher Turnover Declines

Winchester Public Schools has announced a large decline in their teacher turnover rates. The school division’s human resource director, Doug Joyner, said in a Monday night […]

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