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Richmond restaurateurs launch a supply drive for kids at Carver Elementary School. more

Aug 29, 2017 12:23 PM FOOD & DRINK

The latest from the region's independent schools, a look at the intricacies of the application process and parent volunteers at work, plus our annual compilation of private school information more

Aug 7, 2017 8:30 AM , , Education

A sampling of private education options in the area more

Feb 28, 2017 11:20 AM Education

Chesterfield County School Board Chairman Javaid Siddiqi, who stepped into the role in January, talks about the board's decision to change school start times, his views on charter schools and challenges facing the school system. more

Feb 22, 2017 8:30 AM Education

The Virginia Education Association's inaugural Teachers of Color Summit addresses the need for educators who represent diverse student populations. more

Feb 17, 2017 2:00 PM News

A playful take on some of the absurd happenings around Richmond in 2016 more

Dec 27, 2016 9:15 AM , Features

As the new head of Petersburg schools, former Chesterfield Superintendent Marcus Newsome is earning praise for his resourcefulness in the face of budget cuts. more

Dec 20, 2016 8:30 AM News

Luther Memorial School closes the doors on its 160-year run, but leaves a lasting impression. more

Oct 6, 2016 8:30 AM Features

A tutoring program works to close the reading achievement gap in area schools. more

Sep 18, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story

Budget casualties include a program for city middle-schoolers who have fallen behind. more

Sep 7, 2016 9:10 AM News

The latest from the region's independent schools, a visit to Elk Hill in Goochland, a look at the growing trend of junior kindergarten and our annual compilation of private school information more

Aug 8, 2016 11:00 AM , , , Education

School Board vote spares Armstrong High — for now more

Jun 14, 2016 3:00 PM Education

In his final State of the City address Thursday evening, Mayor Dwight C. Jones announced a proposal to include on the November ballot an advisory referendum on raising the city’s real estate tax rate to fund public schools projects. more

Jan 29, 2016 10:15 AM News 4 Comments

Admire her or not, Ruby Payne has something to say about what the poor and middle-class need to do to tackle poverty — and she’s coming to Richmond to say it. more

Jan 24, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story

Ten people have submitted applications to fill the soon-to-be-open West End seat on the Richmond School Board. Glen Sturtevant, who has held the seat since 2012, is expected to step down next week when he is sworn into the Virginia Senate. more

Jan 8, 2016 5:00 PM Education

A report released Wednesday by staff of the Legal Aid Justice Center contends Virginia lawmakers should overhaul state policies outlining how public school systems handle student discipline. more

Jan 7, 2016 3:15 PM Education

For Carl Schlaudt, revitalization is a process that never ends more

Dec 28, 2015 9:33 AM News

Virginia’s school-to-jail pipeline has some local school districts and police departments rethinking the way they do business. more

Oct 23, 2015 12:22 PM Education

RPS will reassign eight teachers from four schools – John B. Cary Elementary, Swansboro Elementary, Southampton Elementary and Overby-Shepard Elementary – to twelve schools where K-3 classes are too crowded. more

Oct 20, 2015 10:00 AM Education

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