Loudoun County School Board member Andrew Hoyler (Broad Run) walked out of Eagle Ridge Middle School early last week, having just completed a day volunteering as a substitute teacher. He worked with sixth, seventh and eighth graders that day, stepping in for instructors in coding and other t…
Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney Buta Biberaj (D) said on Monday she is reviewing both petitions calling for the removal of School Board chair Brenda Sheridan (Sterling District) and vice chair Atoosa Reaser (Algonkian District), respectively.
The Loudoun County School Board updated its policy on public comment at board meetings on Tuesday, correcting modifications implemented at the end of September that resulted in the exclusion of certain constituents from participating in the public comment portion of meetings.
Sixteen residents of the Leesburg District have applied to be appointed to a vacant school board seat representing the district, Loudoun County Public Schools announced on Thursday.
A group of Loudoun residents seeking the ouster of five school board members filed a petition with the Loudoun County Circuit Court on Thursday to have Vice Chair Atoosa Reaser of the Algonkian District removed from office.
A teenager charged with abduction and sexual battery against a fellow Broad Run High School student on Oct. 6 pleaded no contest Monday in the Loudoun County Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court.
Virginia Gov.-Elect Glenn Youngkin (R) walked up a flatbed trailer outside the Loudoun County Public Schools Administration Building in Ashburn on Saturday, with a beaming smile and a thumbs up raised in the air.
The Loudoun County School Board agreed to a settlement retracting disciplinary action against Leesburg Elementary School teacher Byron “Tanner” Cross on Monday, as legal teams for the Alliance Defending Freedom and the school board argued in court whether an LCPS transgender policy should stand.
Rohini Das, a senior at the Academies of Loudoun in Leesburg said she’d always been interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. During middle school, she said she enjoyed robotics, as well as “coding and building things and making them move.”
From a speaker’s platform at the front of the gymnasium at Loudoun County High School in Leesburg, retired Navy SEAL Chief Boatswain's Mate Kenneth Stethem posed a question to a crowd of students, teachers and community members gathered for the school’s 12th Veterans Day assembly on Thursday.
The Loudoun County School Board passed a measure on Tuesday allowing the school district’s legislative consultants in Richmond to advocate for the preservation of current levels of state funding on behalf of LCPS for the 2022 fiscal year, despite a decline in Loudoun’s student enrollment.
The Fairfax County Police Department on Tuesday arrested a former basketball coach at Loudoun County's Heritage and Tuscarora high schools on charges of solicitation of a minor, according to a Wednesday press release.
Loudoun County Public Schools on Monday responded to criticism that the law firm hired to conduct an outside review of the division’s handling of allegations of sexual assault earlier this year was not “independent,” saying the firm was chosen by LCPS’ insurer, and not by LCPS.
A group of Loudoun residents seeking the ouster of five school board members filed a petition with the Loudoun County Circuit Court on Tuesday to have Chair Brenda Sheridan of the Sterling District removed from office, according to a press release issued that day.
Loudoun County Public Schools has commissioned a law firm to conduct an independent review of its handling of allegations of two sexual assaults reported at Stone Bridge and Broad Run high schools in Ashburn earlier this year, according to a Friday evening announcement.
A former Freedom High School counselor has been charged with taking indecent liberties with a child after being involved in an inappropriate relationship with a student at the Ashburn school, the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office announced Thursday.
Residents of the community surrounding Lowes Island Elementary School in Sterling urged public officials from the Board of Supervisors and Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office last week to enact stronger measures to protect pedestrians using a four-lane crosswalk at nearby Saulty Drive and Lowes …
Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman (R) told school officials on Aug. 5 that the sheriff’s office would not provide uniformed deputies for security at two school board meetings in August, even as board members were receiving threats, according to an internal Loudoun County Public Schools let…
At 25 years old, Andrew Hoyler, the newly-appointed Loudoun County School Board member representing the Broad Run District, is the youngest serving member on the board. He was appointed to the seat on Oct. 12, less than two months after the death of his predecessor and one-time rival for the…
Loudoun County Public Schools officials confirmed to the Times-Mirror on Wednesday that school board members have been receiving violent threats over email for several months, and outgoing Leesburg school board member Beth Barts said the threats ultimately prompted her resignation.
The Loudoun County School Board on Tuesday called for changes to Title IX, suggesting the law should be changed to allow school officials more flexibility in responding to allegations of sexual assault and the ability to remove students accused of such crimes from the rest of the student body.
A former treasurer of the Rock Ridge High School Parent Teacher Student Organization has been charged with embezzling more than $21,000, the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office announced Thursday.
Loudoun County Public Schools superintendent Scott Ziegler notified school board members about an alleged sexual assault — which was not made public until October — on May 28, the same day it was first reported at Stone Bridge High School in Ashburn, according to an LCPS statement released T…
The family of a Loudoun County teenager who was allegedly assaulted by a fellow student on May 28 in a Stone Bridge High School bathroom will pursue civil action against Loudoun County Public Schools under the provisions of Title IX, according to the law firm representing them.
A hearing in a case seeking to have a newly-adopted Loudoun County Public Schools transgender policy suspended has been set for Nov. 8 in the Loudoun County Circuit Court, according to court records.
Seneca Ridge Middle School in Sterling hosted its Hispanic Heritage Night Thursday, inviting students, parents and teachers to observe a Latinx-themed dance performance, a poster competition highlighting Hispanic nationalities and public figures, and sample cuisine from several Latin America…