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innovation center opening

no responses. April 17, 2020 News_one

COVID-19 could push back opening of Shihadeh Innovation Center


COVID-19 could push back opening of Shihadeh Innovation Center

The opening of Winchester Public Schools’ Emil and Grace Shihadeh Innovation Center could be delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During a school board work session […]

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innovation center opening

no responses. March 25, 2020 News_one

Winchester School Board approves FY 2021 budget


Winchester School Board approves FY 2021 budget

The Winchester School Board this week approved the 2021 fiscal year budget of $93,130,436. This is a $20,249,022, or 27.78 percent, increase from the 2020 fiscal […]

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innovation center

no responses. January 8, 2020 News_one

School Board requests additional funding for innovation center


School Board requests additional funding for innovation center

A request for an additional $1.5 million from Winchester City Council to complete the Emil and Grace Shihadeh Innovation Center was approved by the Winchester School […]

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Douglas School benefit concert

no responses. August 13, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester School Board to Conduct Retreat


Winchester School Board to Conduct Retreat

The Winchester School Board is set to conduct a retreat this week that’s open to the public. The retreat is scheduled to last seven hours, and […]

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possible coronavirus exposure

no responses. July 26, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester Council Approves Reduction of School Board


Winchester Council Approves Reduction of School Board

Winchester’s City Council voted Tuesday (7/23/2019) to approve a request from the city’s School Board to reduce the board’s size from nine to seven members. Winchester […]

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possible coronavirus exposure

no responses. July 17, 2019 Josh Henry

Petition on Winchester School Board Referendum Filed


Petition on Winchester School Board Referendum Filed

A petition for a referendum on the appointment of Winchester’s School Board members was filed Monday (7/15/2019) in the Winchester Circuit Court Clerk’s Office. The petition […]

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innovation center opening

no responses. July 10, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester School Board Votes to Keep Chairwoman


Winchester School Board Votes to Keep Chairwoman

At its meeting this week, the Winchester School Board voted to keep Allyson Pate as its chairwoman.  The Monday (7/8/2019) decision was unanimous, and means that […]

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innovation center opening

no responses. June 28, 2019 Josh Henry

Firms Picked for Winchester Schools Renovation Projects


Firms Picked for Winchester Schools Renovation Projects

Winchester Public Schools has partnered with two firms for its Historic Douglas School and Shihadeh Innovation Center renovation projects. Winchester Public Schools issued a request for […]

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innovation center opening

no responses. June 27, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester School Board Approves Budget Cuts


Winchester School Board Approves Budget Cuts

Winchester’s School Board was able to cut just over $370,000 from its budget for fiscal year 2020 on June 24, 2019. The cuts became a necessity […]

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winchester virtual town hall

no responses. June 17, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester Council Discusses Shrinking School Board


Winchester Council Discusses Shrinking School Board

Winchester’s City Council spoke during its meeting last week about whether or not the Winchester School Board should be reduced from nine members to seven. The […]

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possible coronavirus exposure

no responses. June 13, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester School Board Faced with Budget Cut Decision


Winchester School Board Faced with Budget Cut Decision

The Winchester School Board will soon have to decide how it will cut $370,000 from its budget for fiscal year 2020. An increase of $350,000 in […]

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Douglas School benefit concert

no responses. April 25, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester School Board Approves Pay Increases


Winchester School Board Approves Pay Increases

Winchester’s School Board has approved pay increases for Winchester Public School staff. The action came Monday (4/22/2019), and was a part of the school system’s new […]

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