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Joshua Herndon named assistant principal at Westwood Hills Elementary School

The Waynesboro School Board announced the selection of Joshua Herndon as Assistant Principal at Westwood Hills Elementary School.

Waynesboro Writes 2015 features works of young authors in city schools

This year’s Waynesboro Writes publication is a collection of student writing from Waynesboro’s four elementary schools: Berkeley Glenn Elementary, Wenonah Elementary, Westwood Hills Elementary, and William Perry Elementary, and represents the work of students in grades K-5.

Traffic alerts with start of school in Waynesboro

Waynesboro Public Schools resume classes this Wednesday morning, August 20. Motorists traveling throughout Waynesboro should expect more congested roads in the morning and afternoon due to school buses and additional school related traffic.

Bryan Stamm named new assistant principal at Westwood Hills

The Waynesboro School Board announced the appointment of Bryan Stamm as assistant principal at Westwood Hills Elementary School at its Tuesday, August 12, School Board Meeting.

Waynesboro: Walk to school

Berkeley Glenn Elementary, Westwood Elementary, Wenonah Elementary, William Perry Elementary and Kate Collins Middle School in Waynesboro will be joining schools from around the world to celebrate International Walk to School Week Oct. 4-8. Approximately 1,800 students from Waynesboro Public Schools will be walking to school next week along with parents, teachers, and community leaders. […]

A catered lunch, and a canceled workday

   Column by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net “I could understand it if somebody donated the lunches. Maybe that happened, I don’t know. But it just seems to me to send the wrong message. I mean, they’re facing a $2 million shortfall, $3 million, whatever, and they’re having a catered lunch? Something doesn’t add up there.” The […]

The governor’s seal of approval

Westwood Hills Elementary among those honored by Kaine Staff Report News Tips: freepress2@ntelos.net Gov. Timothy M. Kaine today announced that 153 Virginia public schools have earned the 2010 Governor’s Award for Educational Excellence. The award is the highest honor under the Virginia Index of Performance incentive program created by the Board of Education in 2007 […]

A switch in time?

School Board chairman to talk redistricting at tonight’s meeting Story by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net Tonight’s Waynesboro School Board meeting could lead to an interesting turn in the discussions of a controversial proposal to overhaul elementary education in the River City. I talked this morning with School Board Chairman Jeremy Taylor, who told me that he […]

Crunching the numbers

Do the data on growth back up conclusions of school redistricting committee? Column by Terry Short Submit guest columns: freepress2@ntelos.net Purpose Statement: “To address increasing enrollment in Westwood Hills Elementary School and changing student/teacher ratios in all elementary school.” – from Recommendation for Redistricting Elementary Schools for the 2010-2011 School Year, Waynesboro Public Schools (12/11/09) […]