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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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no responses. April 12, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester Petition Seeks School Board Referendum


Winchester Petition Seeks School Board Referendum

A Winchester citizen filed a petition for a referendum on the appointment of School Board members last Friday (4/5/2019). If it gains 1,700 signatures, citizens would […]

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no responses. April 10, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester School Board Approves Budget Adjustment


Winchester School Board Approves Budget Adjustment

At its Monday (4/08/2019) meeting, Winchester’s School Board approved an adjustment to the division’s budget. The budget amendments included an additional $582,000 in operating fund money, […]

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no responses. March 27, 2019 Josh Henry

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. February 28, 2019 Josh Henry

Douglas School Renovation Project Takes Step Forward


Douglas School Renovation Project Takes Step Forward

The Winchester School Board voted Monday (2/25/2019) to issue a Request for Proposals for the renovation of the division’s historic Douglas School. The Board had originally […]

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no responses. December 26, 2018 News_one

Petition Fights WPS Vote to End Valedictorian Honors


Petition Fights WPS Vote to End Valedictorian Honors

A Winchester Public School Board vote to end valedictorian and salutatorian honors has triggered the start of an online petition to bring them back. On December […]

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no responses. December 14, 2018 Josh Henry

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. October 11, 2018 Josh Henry

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. September 26, 2018 Josh Henry

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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no responses. September 21, 2018 Josh Henry

Winchester School Board Member Stepping Down


Winchester School Board Member Stepping Down

A member of Winchester’s School Board is stepping down at the end of the month. Phillip “P.J.” Lewis has decided to move to Ward 4, and […]

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no responses. July 31, 2018 Josh Henry

Fence Dispute Causes Winchester Schools to Take Legal Action


Fence Dispute Causes Winchester Schools to Take Legal Action

The Winchester School Board is taking legal action over a fence built on the property of John Kerr Elementary School. The fence was built by a […]

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no responses. June 17, 2018 News_one

Winchester School Board considers increasing the price of school meals


Winchester School Board considers increasing the price of school meals

It has been proposed to the Winchester School Board that students throughout the Winchester Public School system pay an additional 10 cents for lunch and 5 […]

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