Recent News

Where the Budget Stands

I want to give everyone an update on where the school division’s and the county’s budgets for next year stand. As you know the school system submitted a budget requesting roughly $2.6 million more than last year to address several needs that have gone unfunded the past

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One last appeal – and what it’s all about

PASS Parents and Friends: I thought I’d try one last time to prevail upon as many of you as possible to attend tonight’s BOS meeting at PMMS at 7 p.m. I know it’s hard to find time — we are parents, and therefore, we are busy. But

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Top 10 reasons to be there on Thursday night

PASS Parents and Friends: You have probably already seen our earlier e-mails on the Board of Supervisors meeting this Thursday. To briefly recap, on Thursday night at 7 p.m. at PMMS, the Supervisors will receive comments on the 2016 – 2017 budget. They have published a tax

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Our Letter to the Supervisors on Capacity Issues

Dear County Supervisors:
On behalf of the hundreds of parents and others in Shenandoah County Parents’ Alliance for Strong Schools, we are writing to you about a matter that you will be considering in days to come.

Before we get to that, and particularly as the year draws to a close, we would like to begin by thanking you for your service. While we may have our disagreements with you, we recognize that all of your work is done in a spirit of

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Statement on Candidates

PASS Parents and Friends: Below is our statement on the candidates for Board of Supervisor and School Board in Shenandoah County by district. District 2 (Mount Jackson, Conicville) Supervisor Steve Baker: The Republican incumbent received the highest grade of any Supervisor in our report card: A+. Every

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SCPS Buget Development, 2015–16

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