The School Board now has until August to decide if it will allow the new union to operate.
It’s possible to fund the school renovations without raising taxes — but that could mean postponing things like sidewalk repairs, road paving, and new affordable housing projects.
Teachers and even principals are pitching in to fill the gaps. Schools have also changed the requirements for substitute teachers, increased pay and are looking to increase hiring.
Elsa Coffey, a freshman at CHS, noticed some students who stopped wearing their masks on March 1, but quickly went back to masking when they realized they were in the minority.
Janasha Bradford and her family struggled with money after her father’s death. Now, she wants to give children the financial literacy she wishes she had.
Charlottesville City Schools superintendent told community members that while positive cases have been declining in recent weeks, community transmission is still classified as high in the district.
Historians are searching for other descendants of the dozens of enslaved people believed to be buried near Meadowcreek Golf Course.
Virginia’s Senate passed bills this week that would allow local governments to use revenue from sales tax increases to fund school construction projects. Lawmakers suspect legislation could pass the House too.
Gov. Glenn Youngkin wants to end masking requirements in schools. Local school districts are pushing back.
“You can’t strand my kid and not tell me,” said Albemarle County Public Schools parent Amanda Urban.