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School closes early, hundreds lose power in city outage

RICHMOND, Va. — A dump truck working on school property struck a power line and knocked out power to Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School and parts of the surrounding community.   120 more words


Richmond students going to school, but not to class

RICHMOND, Va. — The school year at Lucille Brown Middle School started Sept. 2, 2014. Yet, as of Sept. 10,  some of the students still aren’t going to class. 254 more words


Richmond school leaders investigating rubber surfaces from playground fires

RICHMOND, Va. — Teonna Tarry’s niece and nephew used to enjoy their time at the playground behind Fairfield Elementary School in Richmond.

Now, she said they’ve had to find another place to play since someone set the playground on fire last week. 173 more words


Why all Richmond students will score free breakfasts, lunches

RICHMOND,Va. — Richmond Public Schools is implementing free breakfasts and lunches for all students regardless of their income this year.

That’s because 78 percent of children enrolled in the school system are eligible for free or reduced meals. 352 more words


Some Central Virginia teachers, principals cheating on SOL tests

RICHMOND, Va. – While cheating often brings to mind students copying from a classmate or maybe having answers written on their hands, but a CBS 6 investigation found teachers– and even principals in Central Virginia — cheating on the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests. 746 more words

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