Wed., May. 4 | 06:07 PM - Thanks to savings from cutting prom extravagancies, fundraising efforts and donations from local businesses, Freedom High School was able to donate $45,000 to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital on April 29. They also donated over $8,000 to other nonprofits.
Wed., May. 4 | 02:20 PM - The Community Foundation of Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties orchestrated the Give Choose day, through which more than 1,400 donations were given.
Mon., May. 2 | 03:29 PM - Pierre Garçon, wide receiver for the Washington Redskins, walked into Tuck’s classroom on May 2 with a giant check for $500 worth of school supplies. Garçon also escorted Tuck in a limousine to go on his shopping spree at Loudoun Learning.
Mon., May. 2 | 03:14 PM - Tuesday will mark a flash fundraising effort from the Community Foundation of Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties. The foundation's Give Choose day is a 24-hours fundraising campaign for 60 of the area's leading nonprofits.
Wed., Apr. 27 | 10:24 AM - The court ruled VDOE must release LCPS’ Student Growth Percentile (SGP) data, including student test scores and the names of their teachers. The judge said LCPS failed to prove the burden of proof to establish an exemption to Virginia’s Freedom of Information laws.
Wed., Apr. 20 | 04:08 PM - The school was also ranked No. 499 in the entire country and awarded a “gold medal” rating by the organization.
Wed., Apr. 20 | 12:08 PM - Loudoun County High School graduate Annie Medaglia has won an international invention award for her work with DreamWakers, a nonprofit that connects at-risk youth with inspiring professionals from similar backgrounds.
Mon., Apr. 18 | 11:18 AM - The lobbying came after Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. said at the university's convocation in December that students should arm themselves to "end those Muslims."
Fri., Apr. 15 | 11:25 AM - When the School Board proposed its $1 billion budget to the Board of Supervisors in February, most members said they were proud of what they drafted. They said the budget was both fiscally responsible and still made progress toward key school division goals.
Thu., Apr. 14 | 01:49 PM - Over 50 teachers, school staff and community members turned out to Wednesday night’s public hearing to urge the School Board not to cut full-time family life education teachers from the budget.
Tue., Apr. 12 | 03:13 PM - The Trailside Middle School gymnasium was filled with the clamor of about 160 students on Tuesday as each of the 59 teams from 21 middle and high schools across the county vied to be among the top 10 in the sixth annual Step Up Loudoun Youth Competition.
Tue., Apr. 12 | 02:32 PM - Loudoun Valley High School’s first STEM club recently created an inexpensive solar-powered emergency alert system that uses radio frequencies. Their project is one of 15 national finalists in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest.
Mon., Apr. 11 | 03:22 PM - Superintendent of Schools Eric Williams proposed a list of recommended budget cuts, possible reductions and cuts staff does not recommended making.
Sun., Apr. 10 | 12:42 PM - Less than 10 percent of students at Frederick Douglass Elementary in Leesburg were eating school breakfast last school year, and educators noticed the impact.
Fri., Apr. 8 | 06:54 PM - Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright Friday morning spoke to a group of Loudoun County Public School students and over 500 pupils from around the world about the challenges their generation will face as leaders.