Higher education cuts likely to spare Va. students
Thu., Sep. 18 | 02:41 PM - Students likely will be insulated from $90 million in cuts the McAuliffe administration is seeking this fiscal year and next from Virginia's public colleges and universities.
Sterling Academy of Science students set off for South Korea
Fri., Jul. 25 | 10:00 AM - TJ Sample, senior at the Academy of Science in Sterling, had never been out of the country. That all changed when he boarded the plane bound for South Korea on July 16 to study spider silk and human collagen-producing cells.
Loudoun public schools transportation director to retire
Mon., Sep. 29 | 01:10 PM - Loudoun County Public Schools Director of Transportation Alvin Hampton is retiring next month.
Pink Week comes to Stone Bridge High School
Mon., Sep. 29 | 07:19 AM - The DECA marketing club of Stone Bridge High School is sponsoring Pink Week from Sept. 29 to Oct. 3.
Local college students collecting items for charity
Thu., Sep. 25 | 06:13 PM - Honors Club members of Northern Virginia Community College's Loudoun Campus in Sterling are collecting for charity.
Leesburg students prepare for national math competition
Thu., Sep. 25 | 04:24 PM - Leesburg children from second to fifth grade can compete in the Mathnasium TriMathlon Contest in October.
With unaccompanied minors comes rumors, more questions
Wed., Sep. 24 | 06:00 AM - Loudoun is playing host to 210 of the unaccompanied alien minors crossing over the United States border from Central America.
Loudoun County public schools receive full accreditation
Tue., Sep. 23 | 07:30 PM - The Virginia Department of Education put a stamp of full accreditation on all Loudoun County Public Schools for the 2014-15 school year.
Loudoun Citizen Volunteer Workgroup to host info session on Academies of Loudoun
Fri., Sep. 19 | 05:30 PM - The Loudoun County Citizen Volunteer Workgroup will host a public information session for the Academies of Loudoun on Sept. 29.
Loudoun schools superintendent suggests steps toward a clearer vision
Loudoun County Public Schools Superintendent Eric Williams proposed budget development principles and steps towards a strategic approach at the Sept. 16 school board work session. Courtesy photo
Thu., Sep. 18 | 04:30 PM - Superintendent Eric Williams presented a new approach toward decision-making in the county's public schools at the Sept. 16 school board work session.
Loudoun Valley High School ex-head football coach files grievance
Danny McGrath is filing a grievance after being fired as head coach of the Loudoun Valley High School football team. Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Tue., Sep. 16 | 03:30 PM - Danny McGrath began the process of filing a grievance with Loudoun Valley High School last week.
Va. educators debate falling English test scores
Mon., Sep. 15 | 01:40 PM - English test scores are falling in Virginia and elsewhere, and some educators and parents fear that the trend reflects societal changes that will be tough to overcome.
Loudoun Academy of Science holds info session
Thu., Sep. 11 | 04:00 PM - Loudoun's Academy of Science in Sterling will hold an open house and information session at 9 a.m. Sept. 13 for interested students.
State of Innovation in Education speakers share big ideas
Thu., Sep. 11 | 01:00 PM - Policy makers, educators and business leaders met in Ashburn for the State of Innovation in Education panel Aug. 10.
First-year Rock Ridge ready to rise up
Sun., Sep. 7 | 08:00 AM - Starting with the just-begun fall sports season, fans of Loudoun's prep athletics have one more school to root for: the Rock Ridge Phoenix.