New poll shows concerns from upcoming Northern Va. college students

A newly released survey indicates that Northern Virginia high school students are concerned with their future financial state, but feel confident in their ability to handle and manage their money.

Field hockey first sport in Loudoun to reap benefit of changed athletics policy

In a long-running discussion between School Board members and local athletes, LOCO for Field Hockey had a win at Tuesday’s School Board meeting.

Judge rules teacher advocacy groups can’t intervene in student test score case

School employee advocacy groups will not be allowed to intervene in a court case between a Lansdowne parent and the Virginia Department of Education, according to a Richmond City Circuit Court judge ruling March 16.

Loudoun kindergarten registration proves less hectic than years past

Kindergarten registration in Loudoun has long been a topic of anxiety for some parents concerned that their students get the placement they need at the times they need it.

Field hockey in Loudoun high schools could initiate new self-funding policy for sports

High school field hockey could be an official sport in Loudoun high schools by fall 2016 after staff recommended the move in a March 3 Legislation and Policy Committee meeting.

Charter school amendment approved in General Assembly session

A proposed constitutional amendment empowering the state Board of Education to create charter schools has cleared this year’s final hurdle.

UPDATE: Contender for School Board At Large seat enters ring

The third contender for the School Board November elections has come forward.

Jungle gym love: Future Loudoun elementary schools will include playgrounds in build

Future elementary schools in the county will come complete with playgrounds on opening day.

Loudoun educators intervene in state legal dispute to protect teacher info release

Loudoun’s educators have filed a petition to hinder a court-mandated release of student test scores, saying the data violates the privacy of the county’s teachers.

Return of the deans?

Deans could be coming back to all of Loudoun’s middle schools.