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WPS Awarded Extended School Year Grant

Governor Ralph Northam has awarded more than $7.7 million in state grants to support the development and implementation of year-round and extended-year instructional programs in 57 schools in 11 school divisions. The 2019 Appropriation Act requires that in awarding the planning grants, priority be given to schools based on need as identified through state accreditation ratings and performance on school quality indicators. This year, Winchester Public Schools has been awarded $280,993 for existing programs at Daniel Morgan Middle School and John Handley High School.

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