Culpeper Education News
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.
Fifteen years after the Hylton varsity boys soccer team's last state championship, the 2014 team came close to reaching the finals again. The Bulldogs ended this season on June 14 as the Conference 4 regular season and tournament champions, Group 6A South Region runner-up and a state tournament semifinalist. On Saturday night, Hylton came up on the short-end of a 6-2 loss against T.C. Williams during the state semifinals.