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OUCH! RPS Miscalculates Student's Grades

A number of parents and students within RPS are upset after the district admits that a clerical error caused  a miscalculations on a number of students transcripts. 262 more words


State Leaders Push Richmond to Modernize Schools

In November voters in Richmond overwhelmingly supported a change to the city’s charter, pressuring leaders to come up with a plan to fully renovate city schools. 53 more words

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Science Museum of Virginia welcomes snow day crowd

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — As snow silently falls outside the Science of Museum of Virginia (SMV) in Richmond, there is a flurry of excitement inside over the exhibits. 378 more words


Latinx Families Ask RPS School Board to Address Insufficient Services for Spanish Speakers

By Jessica Shim and Hillary Parkhouse

Last Monday, February 5, the Richmond School Board meeting included a period for public comment regarding the budget. Several Latinx parents from the… 622 more words

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RPS assistant principals learn bleeding control techniques after Fla. shooting

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) – With the help of Richmond Ambulance Authority and VCU Health, every elementary, middle and high school in the Richmond Public Schools system are equipped with bleeding control kits. 257 more words


Richmond's New School Superintendent Rolls Out 100-Day Plan

Richmond Public Schools’ new superintendent is launching his 100-Day plan following an announcement of releasing his senior staff from their duties by June 30, 2018.  Jason Kamras presented his plan to the school board on Monday focusing on three core education principles: engagement, equity and excellence. 43 more words

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New RPS Superintendent Jason Kamras sworn in

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Promising full accreditation for the district within five years, Richmond Public Schools’ new superintendent Jason Kamras was officially sworn in Thursday. 197 more words