Virginia Students Best National Peers on SAT

State Superintendent say results mark start of new trend line Virginia’s 2017 public high school seniors outperformed their national peers in reading, writing and mathematics on...

Governor and First Lady announce 10 million meal increase in Statewide School Breakfast Program

Program growth driven by adoption of alternative service models, which provide access to breakfast as a part of the school day Governor Terry McAuliffe and...

Governor McAuliffe statement on increase in number of Fully Accredited Public Schools

Fully Accredited Virginia Public Schools Climbs to 86 percent Governor Terry McAuliffe responded to the announcement that 1,573 of Virginia’s 1,823 schools are fully accredited –...

Kaine and Capito introduce bill to deal with workforce shortages through Middle School Pilot...

Recently, U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA), a member of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee and co-chair of the Senate Career and...

Warner and Kaine announce $644,000 in federal funding to support three Virginia Colleges and...

Recently, U.S. Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine announced $644,392 in federal funding for three Virginia colleges and universities through the Institute of Museum...

Virginia receives $1.5 Million Federal Grant to improve outcomes for students with disabilities

Governor McAuliffe recently announced that the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) has been awarded a $1.5 million grant to improve outcomes for students with...

New Castle residents make Dean’s List

Six residents of New Castle, Virginia, have been named to the spring semester Dean’s List at Radford University. Kaylee E. Beaudoin, junior nursing major ...

Former Craig County valedictorian graduates from Virginia Tech

James Wright, the 2013 Valedictorian of Craig County High School, graduated from Virginia Tech on May 12 with Magna Cum Laude honors with a Bachelor...

State Board of Education elects Gecker President

~ Board also Approves Plan to Implement Every Student Succeeds Act ~ The Virginia Board of Education recently unanimously elected Daniel A. Gecker of Chesterfield...

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