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

RPS will close two hours early on Thursday, Sept. 24 and stay closed all of Friday, Sept. 25. The school board finalized the decision at Tuesday night’s meeting. more

Sep 9, 2015 10:00 AM News

Despite the conflicting messages in the media on its effectiveness and safety, immunization is as important as ever, especially for the most vulnerable members of our society. more

Sep 3, 2015 10:16 AM Health

What's hot -and what's not - in RVA, based on our annual reader survey results more

Aug 31, 2015 11:01 AM Best & Worst

Local, national organizations launch “Solutions not Suspensions” initiative at a Thursday afternoon press conference held at the state NAACP headquarters in Richmond more

Aug 27, 2015 4:00 PM Education

From the Private Schools Guide 2015: Lessons in nature connect students to the world around them more

Aug 24, 2015 12:56 PM Education

St. Catherine’s School celebrates 125 years by embracing its heritage and looking forward more

Aug 17, 2015 10:39 AM Education

Tune in for the Best of Richmond Special on ABC 8News on Friday, August 14, at 8 p.m. more

Aug 12, 2015 5:48 PM

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