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RPS special education program concerns prompts VDOE to attend school board meeting

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — At the request of the division superintendent, the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) attended the Richmond Public School’s (RPS) school board meeting Monday evening. 184 more words

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'Chalk the Walk' leaves inspirational messages for returning students

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Students are heading back to school in Richmond City this week.

To get ready, families in Richmond went to George Mason Elementary School to “Chalk the Walk.” 79 more words

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Local brewery brews beer to raise money for Richmond Public Schools

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Garden Grove Brewing Company has created a beer just for Richmond Public Schools.

The beer, called Old Virginia Spruce Porter, takes a bit of a historic twist, blending recipes originating between the 1700s and 1800s. 150 more words

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Teachers aim to save while stocking up on school supplies

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Teachers are seeking different avenues to find ways to save and get the supplies they need without having to break the bank. 443 more words

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2 students, NAACP file anti-discrimination complaint against Richmond Public Schools

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) – Two students and the local branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People have filed an anti-discrimination complaint against Richmond Public Schools with the U.S. 681 more words

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Richmond implementing a costly new plan to turn schools around

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — After seeing SOL scores fall an average of 2.6 percent this year, Richmond Schools are starting a district-wide plan to turn things around. 301 more words

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Richmond Public Schools addresses lagging SOL scores

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond schools are responding after students SOL scores dipped an average of 2.6 percent across the five subjects this past school year. 246 more words

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