More Virginia Public Schools Earn Full AccreditationThe number of Virginia public schools that have earned full accreditation has increased for the first time in five years, Gov. Terry McAuliffe's administration said Tuesday.
Virginia Board of Education OKs Letter-Based Grading System Virginia education officials will soon use a letter-based system to grade the state's public schools.
Va. Senate Panel Advances 3 School Safety BillsA Virginia legislative committee has advanced three bills intended to improve school safety.
Va. Senate OKs A-to-F Grading Scale for SchoolsGov. Bob McDonnell's proposal to grade schools on the same A-to-F scale used for students has barely won General Assembly approval.
Va. Second Grader Brings Handgun To SchoolHenrico County police say a second-grader brought a handgun to an elementary school.
Va. Public Schools May Soon Be Graded on A-F ScaleVirginia public schools will get the same kind of report cards their students take home if legislation endorsed Wednesday by a House of Delegates committee becomes law.
Va. School Safety Task Force Members Named Nearly four dozen people have been named to a Virginia panel reviewing school policies and procedures, as well as funding and resource challenges, to ensure the safety of students and educators.
Virginia Legislation Calls For School P.E. Guidelines Pediatrician groups and other health advocates are claiming a small victory in their efforts to press for physical education in Virginia's public schools.

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