Richmond Public Schools

The Richmond school system tries a program designed to boost reading levels. Read more


Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney's proposed $758 million budget includes a 9-cent real estate tax hike, a cigarette tax and an $18.5 million increase for schools. Read more


The Mayorathon: Policy Jam discussion considers Mayor Levar Stoney's first two years in office and recommendations for improving transportation, housing, education and neighborhoods. Read more


Thomas Jefferson High School celebrates its 90th anniversary with a fundraiser and conversation March 4. Read more


Superintendent's "Dreams4RPS" plan aims to ensure that each graduate leaves high school ready for college, a living-wage job or national service. Read more


Mayor Levar Stoney touts 2018 achievements, announces a program to reduce evictions. Read more


A partnership with Richmond’s East End schools works to counter the effects of trauma. Read more


Virginia Teacher of the Year Rodney Robinson plans to use his platform to advocate for students and educators. Read more

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A Richmond transplant plants a flag for Ashe. Read more


Administrators on Monday briefed the Richmond School Board on their plan to review student records and make corrections. Read more


A day in the life of two principals whose job is to protect and propel at the same time Read more


Some of the first African-American students to integrate Richmond schools reflect on the meaning of the desegregation movement. Read more

Sunday Story

Teachers welcome a Richmond School Board resolution affirming free speech for school staff, saying more protection is needed. Read more


The Richmond Symphony's music festival and benefit comes to North Side Sept. 8. Read more


Our future as a city depends on supporting diverse learning environments. Read more

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How a different kind of school came together in Richmond 40 years ago Read more

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Facing parents, teachers and community members, RPS administrators describe a pattern of deception at Carver Elementary and outline their next steps. Read more


Richmond Public Schools Superintendent Jason Kamras will address SOL cheating during a meeting at the elementary school investigated by the Virginia Department of Education. Read more


North Side residents talk about the changing nature of the historic Brookland Park area. Read more


Better Housing Coalition calls for volunteers to purchase school supplies and gender-neutral backpacks for students from low-income backgrounds. Read more

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