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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


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


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


Richmond pre-K teachers receive first tour of Summerhill School

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — 12 pre-K programs in Richmond will soon be moved to the old Summerhill Elementary School.

The move is meant to ease overcrowding issues at six area schools. 351 more words


RPS holds rally to prepare kids to go back to school

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond Public Schools held their annual back to school rally at Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Saturday afternoon.

Students got backpacks filled with free school supplies. 113 more words


Binford Middle School reveals new achievement center

Richmond, VA (WRIC) – Higher Achievement hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony at Binford Middle School to officially introduce the new achievement center.

Higher Achievement is a non-profit organization that offers an after-school and summer program working year-round with underserved middle school students to give them the tools they need to be successful and close the… 404 more words


Free sports physicals available to RPS students August 2nd

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The city of Richmond is holding free sports physicals for all public middle and high schoolers interested in participating in sports this school year. 147 more words