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HS football game between Armstrong and Patrick Henry rescheduled

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — One of Friday night’s high school football games in Richmond has been rescheduled.

The football game between Armstrong High School and Patrick Henry High School was delayed, according to a release from Richmond Schools, due to “recent events in the community.” 71 more words


RPS holding free teacher supply store

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond Public Schools is holding a free supply store for division teachers.

The store, located at the Former Norrell Elementary Media Center on 2120 Fendall Ave., will have classroom decorations and general school supplies. 33 more words


Richmond teens offer alternative take on Confederate monuments

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A recent Facebook post written by a group of Richmond teens is adding some context to the conversation over the Confederate monuments in the city. 359 more words


Richmond Public Schools receive over $7M in federal funding for Head Start programs

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) announced Wednesday that Richmond City Public Schools received more than $7 million in federal grant funding for Head Start and Early Head Start programs. 173 more words


Community members come together Sunday for back to school prayer rally

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Community members came together Sunday afternoon for a back-to-school prayer rally.

Students, teachers, and staff from Richmond area schools gathered to promote a crime free school year when students head back to class on Tuesday. 102 more words


Volunteers turn out for Albert Hill Middle School garden cleanup

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Shoveling, trimming and weeding are all in a day’s work at green space near Albert Hill Middle School.

About nine years ago, science teacher Stephanie Perry got the idea to make it a place for learning. 317 more words


Volunteers give aging elementary school a makeover

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Murals were added to George Mason Elementary on Tuesday, exactly two weeks before school starts.

The Richmond school has been the center of controversy after complaints about the aging building. 406 more words