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Richmond school in the running for $100K STEM lab makeover grant

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Lucille Brown Middle School is one of 20 national finalists for one of five $100,000 STEM lab makeover grants through the Northrop Grumman Foundation. 65 more words


Exceptional Education students recognized at homecoming court

RICHMOND, Va. – For many, it was a typical homecoming game on Friday at Thomas Jefferson High School in Richmond.

But for Ashley Herzog and Jarvis Stokes, it meant so much more. 242 more words


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