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Parents asked to pick up learning packets Tuesday and Wednesday

Prince Edward County Public Schools (PECPS) Superintendent Dr. Barbara Johnson announced in a Friday afternoon, March 27, letter to parents and guardians that the school ... Read more

2 days ago by Titus Mohler.

Congressional App Challenge winners recognized

The members of the Cumberland County Public School Board recognized four Cumberland High School students who were named by Congressman Denver Riggleman as winners in ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Report.

PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL HONOR ROLL

Prince Edward County Elementary School has announced it’s honor roll students for the third grading period. FOURTH GRADE *Natasha Carricato, *Bryce Crenshaw,* Jonathan Crenshaw, *Rowan ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Report.

Students of the Month recognized

Thursday, March 5, during the monthly school board meeting, the Cumberland School Board recognized the Students of the Month for each school. These students included ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Report.

Virginia closes schools for remainder of academic year

Virginia Gov. Ralph S. Northam closed public schools for the remainder of the year and put additional restrictions on businesses during a Monday afternoon, March ... Read more

6 days ago by Roger Watson.

Elementary school deals with leaky roof

Prince Edward County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Barbara Johnson says the school system is exploring options to repair the elementary school’s leaky roof. Johnson told ... Read more

1 week ago by Alexa Massey.

‘Girls Who Code’ make presentation to school board

The participants in the Cumberland Girls Who Code made a presentation to the Cumberland County School Board Thursday, March 5. Girls Who Code is a ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

Staff presented to Cumberland School Board

Each month, the members of the Cumberland County Public School Board meet staff members who are new to the division. The board recognized the following ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

Bagged lunches available for students

Prince Edward, Cumberland and Buckingham school systems have announced plans to provide meals while students are out of school due to the COVID-19 outbreak. PRINCE ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

PECPS to provide bagged breakfast, lunch during COVID-19 closure

Prince Edward County Public Schools (PECPS) will utilize the U.S. Department of Agriculture Summer Food Service Program to provide bagged breakfast and lunch meals during ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Student places first in art contest

Isabelle Halliday’s art work was selected by the Virginia School Board Association as an outstanding piece of student art from the region. Her artwork is ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Seniors celebrate National FFA Week

National FFA Week was observed Feb. 23-29, across the country as well as in Buckingham County. Buckingham County Schools Superintendent, Dr. Daisy Hicks, recognized the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Roldan participated in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors recognized Prince Edward County High School senior Hannah Roldan at the board’s Tuesday, March 10, meeting for qualifying ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Moton staff member speaks to middle schoolers

Leah Brown, assistant director of education from the Moton Museum, recently visited Prince Edward County Middle School (PECMS) as part of the school’s Future Fridays ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Cumberland school leadership to change following school year

Washing hands frequently and staying away from crowds is key. “As important as frequently washing ones hands is don’t touch your face. Don’t touch your ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Raiders compete in West Virginia

The Buckingham County High School Raiders competed in Belle, West Virginia for the Fourth Brigade West Virginia Best of the Best Raider Qualifier, held Feb. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Drama Club presents Legally Blonde Jr

The Buckingham County High School Drama Club will present “Legally Blonde, Jr.: The Musical.” Performances will be held April 3 at 7 p.m. and April ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Safety response training held

Teachers and staff at Prince Edward County Public Schools (PECPS) recently participated in a three-hour safety response training class with the Prince Edward County Sheriff’s ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Forensics team travels to regionals

The Prince Edward County Public Schools Forensics team traveled to regionals at Randolph Henry High School over the weekend. Callyn Vogel placed fifth in poetry ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

All you need is a book

Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC) was the place to be Wednesday, Feb. 26, for more than 1,100 elementary school students from around the area. Prince Edward County ... Read more

1 month ago by Titus Mohler.

PSR and PECS present Flight Squad basketball team

Piedmont Senior Resources (PSR) and Prince Edward County Public Schools (PECPS) are thrilled to present the Flight Squad basketball team in a game against our ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

26 students on bus during accident

No students were injured last week when a Buckingham County school bus was struck by a car while leaving the school. Superintendent of Buckingham County ... Read more

1 month ago by Alexa Massey.

FFA Creed Speaking Contest held

The Buckingham FFA Senior Chapter held the 2020 FFA Chapter Creed contest Tuesday, Feb. 18. Justice Steger (left) and Emma Staton had to recite the ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

Readers are Leaders Literacy event set

In partnership with the Cummins Leadership Foundation, Prince Edward Elementary School (PECES) will host the Readers are Leaders Literacy Event on Thursday, Feb. 20. This ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

Basketball committee recognized

The Cumberland School Board recognized members of the Cumberland Alumni Basketball Committee during its regular meeting Thursday, Feb. 6. Members of the Alumni Committee, composed ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

11-year-old Buckingham student left on bus overnight

An investigation is underway after Buckingham County Public School (BCPS) officials discovered an 11-year-old child had been left on a school bus overnight Thursday, Feb. ... Read more

1 month ago by Alexa Massey.

Hearing conservation presentation

In 2010, the Farmville Lions Club and Longwood’s Speech, Hearing, and Learning Services (SHLS) formed a partnership to offer Hearing Conservation Presentations to the Prince ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

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