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no responses. March 27, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester School Board Approves Budget


Winchester School Board Approves Budget

Winchester’s School Board unanimously approved a budget for the fiscal 2020 school year. The $73,251,582 budget was approved Monday (3/25/2019) night, and includes a $58,909,265 operating […]

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no responses. March 12, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester Public Schools Wins in Magna Awards


Winchester Public Schools Wins in Magna Awards

Winchester Public Schools was one of three grand-prize winners from across the U.S. in the 25th annual Magna Awards program. The awards program is sponsored by […]

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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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school board

no responses. February 27, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

WPS Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration Approaches


WPS Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration Approaches

Winchester Public Schools has announced its upcoming Kindergarten and Preschool registration dates. Registration will kick off in all four of the division’s elementary schools from 7 […]

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no responses. February 27, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester Public Schools to Host Showcase Event


Winchester Public Schools to Host Showcase Event

Winchester Public Schools has announced that educators from across Virginia will be coming to their school division for a showcase event. The event is part of […]

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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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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. 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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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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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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