Culpeper Education News
The 25th annual Farm Field Days will take place at the Prince William County Fairgrounds, located at 10624 Dumfries Road in Manassas, on Oct. 15 and 16 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The conservation district offers this annual field trip at no cost to more than 1,500 fourth-grade students, representing 13 schools from Prince William County and the City of Manassas.
Substitute teacher charged with assault and battery against student.
Breast cancer detection and treatment has come a long way in the last century. In the 1950s, half of all women with breast cancer died of it. Today, the outcome for patients is much more hopeful and physicians are much better at catching it early. On Sept. 23, Sentara doctors Rebecca Zuurbier and Negar Golesorkhi discussed advances in breast cancer technology during the Prince William Chamber of Commerce's Women’s Leadership Series luncheon.
A teacher and the owner of the Goddard School in Woodbridge have both been charged, after the teacher allegedly bit a child and the owner allegedly directed staff not to report the incident.
A bomb threat has been reported at Lynn Middle School in Woodbridge.
Stratford University's Woodbridge Campus hosted a “Fun-Sized," career fair on June 24. The Career Services Department welcomed local healthcare professionals, such as CVS/Caremark, Metro Healthcare Services and Compassionate Hearts for Seniors (CHFS). Students were encouraged to bring a résumé and meet with several local healthcare professionals who have potential job openings.
Gar-Field High School's senior class officially became alumni on June 13 after tossing their hats at the school's commencement ceremony.
Battlefield High School's senior class officially became alumni on June 13 after tossing their hats at the school's commencement ceremony.