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MORE: Loudoun School Board adopts $1 billion budget

The Loudoun County School Board adopted a revised budget Tuesday night that will cost the county about $200,000 less than the superintendent’s proposed budget.

Police investigating sexual assault at NOVA Loudoun campus

Police at Northern Virginia Community College's Loudoun campus are searching for a man who inappropriately touched a woman as she walked to her car last night.

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House of Delegates committee kills two full-day kindergarten bills from Loudoun lawmakers

Two bills aimed at expanding access to full-day kindergarten in Loudoun died in the Virginia House of Delegates this week.

Loudoun supervisors, School Board address community concerns at joint town hall

Nearly 100 parents and community members gathered Wednesday night for a joint town hall meeting to ask members of the School Board and Board of Supervisors questions about governance and public education.

Hillsboro Charter Academy will open in the same historic building that Hillsboro Elementary School currently houses. Courtesy photo.

Community movement saves historic Hillsboro school

Hillsboro Charter Academy, Loudoun’s second venture into charter education, is on track to open in the fall. Born out of a community effort to preserve a historic school building, the charter will be a semi-autonomous entity of Loudoun County Public Schools.

Juvenile charged with making Loudoun Valley bomb threat

Loudoun County deputies on Tuesday served a juvenile with a petition to appear in court for threatening to bomb a Purcellville high school on Jan. 15.

Mobile Hope receives $10K grant from Dominion Resources

The Dominion Foundation, the charitable arm of energy supplier Dominion Resources, donated $10,000 to Loudoun-based Mobile Hope to help the organization deepen its efforts to help the county’s precariously housed, homeless and at-risk youth and young adults.

Joint town hall to address Loudouners’ education concerns

A joint town hall meeting with members of the Board of Supervisors and School Board will be held at 7 p.m. on Feb. 3 at the Loudoun County Public Schools Administrative Offices at 21000 Education Court in Ashburn.

Loudoun schools operating on two-hour delay

Loudoun County Public Schools will operate on a two-hour delayed schedule today, Tuesday, Feb. 2.

MORE: Loudoun schools puts $16.5 million price tag on universal full-day kindergarten

According to the presentation, it would cost $16.5 million just to hire enough teachers and support staff and purchase materials to offer full-day kindergarten to the 5,212 kindergarten-age students expected to enroll in the fall.

Loudoun County Public Schools to open on two-hour delay Monday

Loudoun County Public Schools plans to reopen on Monday, Feb.1. According to an alert sent by the school system, parents and student will be notified by Sunday afternoon if there will be a two-hour delay.

Paxton Campus’ second annual My Bloody Valentine event will be full of spooky dolls and creepy clowns that will keep you up at night. Photo by Rachel Roseberry

A bloody Valentine’s Day adventure at Paxton Campus

Couples looking for a Valentine's Day with a little more excitement than the usual roses, chocolates and fancy dinners have another option-albeit a rather gruesome one.

Loudoun School Board to redraw attendance zones this spring

Once again, the Loudoun County School Board is gearing up to redraw school attendance zones. This time around, central Loudoun schools will be affected. In the coming months, the board will redraw attendance zones to alleviate overcrowding in Dulles South elementary schools, which may mean sending students to central Loudoun elementary schools with more capacity.

Middleburg Community Charter seeks funds for STEAM lab

Middleburg Community Charter School is starting a new campaign to raise funds for new state-of-the-art lab equipment. The MCCS Parent Teacher Organization is leading the new campaign to raise funds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (S.T.E.A.M.) Lab starting Feb.1.

Hillsboro Charter Academy will open in the fall of 2016 in the same building that Hillsboro Elementary School currently occupies. Courtesy Photo.

New Hillsboro Charter Academy now accepting applications

Enrollment for the new Hillsboro Charter Academy is now open. The school will be tuition free, accepting children kindergarten through fifth grade from all of Loudoun County. It will officially open in the fall of 2016.
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