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Hundreds of employees in Richmond Public Schools will get an extra week of vacation, thanks to an administrative error. (Dreamstime)
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March 29, 2019 - 11:09 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Hundreds of employees in Richmond Public Schools will get an extra week of vacation, thanks to an administrative error. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that all 659 year-round employees are getting paid time off next week for spring break. That's about 15 percent of the...
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July 30, 2018 - 5:13 pm
Richmond, Va (wrva.com) - The Virginia Department of Education has issued its final report on testing irregularities at Carver Elementary in Richmond. The VDOE found, among other things, that assistance was given to students who were not supposed to receive assistance and that students were given...
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July 24, 2018 - 12:09 pm
RICHMOND (WRVA) — Governor Ralph Northam has announced that localities can apply for an additional $1.3 million in School Resource Officer Incentive Grants. The Virginia Center for School and Campus Safety, housed within Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS), has released a grant...
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Students taking exam in classroom. Education test and literacy concept. Cropped shot, hand detail.(Dreamstime)
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June 07, 2018 - 12:54 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Students and parents at a Richmond elementary school where "potential irregularities" have been uncovered in the administration of state accountability tests are waiting to learn more about the problems and when test retakes will take place. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports...
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