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Richmond students get dental care at 'Give Kids a Smile Day'

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Today 350 students at Richmond City Schools have healthier smiles, thanks to a special event in Bellevue.

The 16th annual Give Kids a Smile Day took place at the ACCA Shriners’ Temple. 168 more words


RPS educators push back proposal to add professional development days

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond teachers brought their concerns to the Richmond School Board at a budget work session Tuesday night amid proposals to send them to an extra week of work. 306 more words


3 Richmond schools gain full accreditation

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Three schools in Richmond are now fully accredited after the Virginia Department of Education revised its ratings.

They are Patrick Henry School of Science and Arts, which previously had its accreditation denied, and Bellevue Elementary and Franklin Military Academy, which only had partial accreditation. 82 more words


Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney greets students as they return from holiday break

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney greeted students as they returned from holiday break Monday morning.

Stoney made his first official visit as mayor to a Richmond elementary, middle, and high school. 231 more words


Lucille Brown Middle School to hold ribbon cutting for new STEM lab

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Lucille Brown Middle School is opening a new “Science, Technology, Engineering and Math” lab.

The school is one of five in the country to win a lab makeover from the Northrop Grumman Foundation. 56 more words


RPS requests nearly $4M more for next fiscal year; new-look city council has parents optimistic

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond School Board members got a look at how much Richmond Public Schools need for the next fiscal year on Monday night. 480 more words


12 students complaining of pain after Richmond school bus collides with tanker truck

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Twelve students are being checked out after a low-speed bus accident involving an empty tanker truck occurred early Friday┬áin Richmond. 183 more words