Given the recent criminal arrest of Rappahannock County Elementary School Principal Ben Temple, who remains on administrative leave pending a court date, Rapp Schools Superintendent Dr. Shannon Grimsley has sent the following memo to her staff.
School system ‘cannot infringe on parental rights to participate in such programs, regardless of religion’
Rappahannock County Elementary School parents who desire Bible study for their children would be granted “release from class” for one hour each month under a proposal submitted by Reynolds Memorial Baptist Church in Sperryville.
Unedited video of the Rappahannock County School Board meeting 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13 at Rappahannock County Elementary School.
Cars have been fine-tuned, drivers completed trial runs, and pit crew are standing by as 10 young Rappahannock County drivers prepare for this weekend’s Soap Box Derby at Paul Bates Raceway in Culpeper County, sponsored by the Piedmont Area Soap Box Derby. Drivers compete in each division wi…
The Child Care & Learning Center will hold its 6th Annual Garden Party at Mount Prospect in Little Washington on Saturday, June 15, 2019, from 5 – 8 p.m. and the public is invited! This year’s Garden Party is an important opportunity for all of us to show our support for Rappahannock Cou…
Beginning in the upcoming 2019-2020 school year, Belle Meade Montessori School — which opened its doors to upper grades a dozen years ago in 2007 and received full accreditation in 2014 — is going to expand its educational services to include primary and elementary students, ages 3 to 11.
What better way to learn about our county’s past, its present and its future than through the eyes of Rappahannock’s next generation?
An urgent message from the new board chairman of Wakefield Country Day School, Paul F. Larner, was sent out tonight to the WCDS community.
Saying “this school is going to open with more cash in the bank than I’ve ever seen it have,” Wakefield Country Day School’s Board of Trustees Chairman Paul F. Larner announced tonight that bells will ring at the private Flint Hill school, not only this coming academic year but for several y…
Virginia Delegate Michael J. Webert paid a visit to Rappahannock County High School last week, where he was greeted by principal Jimmy Swindler (left) and Dr. Shannon Grimsley, RCPS superintendent. Besides visiting classrooms, Webert had an opportunity to try out the glider desk in the “neur…
While the future existence of Wakefield Country Day School remains uncertain, word came this week of Brett Haynes’ resignation as chairman of the WCDS Board of Directors, with a new chairman now elected to replace him.
It would appear that the future existence of Wakefield Country Day School is indeed hanging in the balance.