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August 13, 2017
The Albemarle County School Board approved the evaluation of budgetary impacts from new teacher compensations strategies suggested in a June study completed by the Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. consulting firm. County staff suggested three major changes and other improvements to the strategy for evaluating district teachers’ salaries. “We started this ...
May 25, 2017
The Albemarle County School Board has voted to consolidate B. F. Yancey Elementary School into Red Hill and Scottsville elementary schools in June. Yancey was denied accreditation by the state last year after failing to meet performance benchmarks for Standards of Learning assessments in three consecutive years. The School Board ...
May 12, 2017
The Albemarle County School Board will vote on whether to close B. F. Yancey Elementary School after holding a public hearing on May 25. Yancey was the only Albemarle County school denied accreditation by the state in 2016 after falling short of performance benchmarks for Standards of Learning assessments. The ...
June 18, 2013
Last week, the Charlottesville School Board discussed relaxing their requirements for principals in order to allow candidates without teaching experience to fill the top administrative position at city schools. In a heated discussion at their regular meeting on June 13, three of the five board members present supported the change ...
June 04, 2013
After years of talking about increased student involvement with the Albemarle County School Board, it appears that a body of county high school students will be representing their peers at the Board’s business meetings beginning in the fall. This development comes as the result of a May 23 presentation ...