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RPS puts in immediate plan to resolve crowded bus issue

RICHMOND, Va. — Some Richmond parents said because of crowded school buses they’re worried every time their children go to school.

Destiny Mickens said her children have been dealing with an overcrowded school bus daily. 287 more words


Parents outraged with 'unsafe conditions' on overcrowded school buses

RICHMOND, Va (WRIC) – Parents have become outraged during the first few weeks of the school year over what they called ‘extremely unsafe conditions’ on Richmond school buses. 327 more words


Lockdowns lifted at two Richmond schools following shooting

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Two Richmond schools were briefly locked down due to a nearby shooting Wednesday afternoon.

According to Richmond Police, one man was shot at the intersection of Powhatan and Winder streets shortly before 3 p.m. 42 more words


Armstrong High School closed Tuesday due to air conditioning issues

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Armstrong High School will be closed Tuesday, September 29 due to mechanical issues within the air conditioning system at the school. 98 more words


Monday is the first day of open enrollment for Richmond students

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Today is the first day for parents in Richmond to apply for open enrollment.

You can apply now if you want your child to attend an out of zone school for the 2016-17 school year. 12 more words


Richmond student's viral letter thanks teacher for making him excited to learn

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A teacher can shape the world for children and make them succeed in ways they never imagined.  One J.E.B. Stuart Elementary School… 339 more words


Student writes thoughtful thank you to Richmond teacher

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Most of us have been lucky enough to have that one teacher that has inspired us or has made us a better person. 87 more words