year-round school

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam announced on Monday that the city Hopewell Public Schools will receive over a million-dollar grant for year-round school.

In efforts to close the achievement, Bellwood Elementary School in Chesterfield County is switching to a year-round calendar. The State Board of Education fast-tracked an approval yesterday for the move. Local administrators said the plan will help avoid what they call summer learning loss or reducing the ‘summer slide’ that primarily serves families with economic […]