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News Releases, Media Advisories and Public Service Announcements

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: May 20, 2022

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meetings: Thursday, May 26, 2022 4:00 p.m.       Work Session 6:30 p.m.       Monthly Meeting The meetings will take place […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: May 6, 2022

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meeting: Thursday, May 12, 2022 1 p.m.       Work Session The meeting will take place in the auditorium of […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: April 15, 2022

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meetings: Thursday, April 21, 2022 2:30 p.m.       Work Session6:30 p.m.       Monthly Meeting The meetings will take place in […]

‘Schools are everywhere. Why not use them?’

Full-service hub at old Highland Springs HS is key piece of new countywide strategy Henrico, Va., March 21, 2022 — When the 2022-23 school year begins, the old Highland Springs […]

Graduation for ACE centers slated for June 13 at VCU

Henrico, Va., March 17, 2022 — Seniors graduating from the Advanced Career Education centers at Hermitage and Highland Springs will receive their diplomas June 13 during an evening ceremony at […]

2022 HCPS School Survey: Share your views

Respondents can help chart HCPS’ course — and have a shot at family and school incentivesHenrico, Va., March 7, 2022 — The window opens today for Henrico County Public Schools’ […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: March 4, 2022

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meeting: Thursday, March 10, 2022 2 p.m.       Work Session The meeting will take place in the auditorium of […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Feb. 18, 2022

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meetings: Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022 1 p.m.: Work Session 6:30 p.m.: Monthly Meeting The meetings will take place […]

June graduation schedule set for HCPS high schools

Henrico, Va., Feb. 10, 2022 — Henrico County Public Schools has set a schedule for commencement exercises for the Class of 2022. Ceremonies for the division’s nine comprehensive high schools […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Feb. 4, 2022

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meetings: Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022  2 p.m.             Work Session 5:30 p.m.             Public Hearing regarding Recommended FY2022-2023 Annual Financial […]

HCPS + you: The perfect love affair for 2022

Henrico, Va., Feb. 2, 2022 — How’s your relationship with your job? Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and if the passion is gone, maybe it’s time for a career […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Jan. 21, 2022

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meetings: Thursday, Jan. 27, 2022 1 p.m.       Work Session 6:30 p.m.       Monthly Meeting The meetings will take place […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Jan. 7, 2022

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meeting: Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022  1 p.m.       Work Session The meeting will take place in the auditorium of […]

HCPS Tuesday job fair: Let’s 2022 together

Henrico, Va., Jan. 7, 2022 — A job you don’t love is so 2021. Start 2022 with a career that makes a difference! Henrico County Public Schools will hold a […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Dec. 3, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meetings: Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021  3 p.m.       Work Session 5:30 p.m.       Public Input Session regarding FY 2022-23 Annual […]

New year, new career? Come talk with us.

Henrico, Va., Dec. 3, 2021 — Start 2022 with a new career that makes a difference! Henrico County Public Schools will hold a job fair Tuesday at Libbie Mill Library […]

Share your thoughts on HCPS’ 2022-23 spending plan

Henrico, Va., Dec. 2, 2021 — How should Henrico County Public Schools allocate its funds? The school division is seeking community input as it develops its general fund spending plan […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Nov. 30, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will meet for Board Governance Training on Monday, December 6, 2021, at 12:30 p.m., in the Title 1 Room at the New […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Oct. 8, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Va., will hold the following meetings: Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021  2 p.m.       Work Session 6:30 p.m.       Monthly Meeting The meetings will take place […]

HCPS Band Showcase: 9 bands, 1 great night

Henrico, Va., Oct. 6, 2021 — Crisp fall weather and nine high school bands — what better way to get your autumn on? Make plans to attend Henrico County Public […]

HCPS’ registration window is open for AP exams

The 2022 Advanced Placement exam registration window for Henrico County Public Schools students is now open and will run through Nov. 8. High school students and their families will once again use an online registration and payment process for […]

HCPS names communications, engagement leaders

Henrico, Va., Sept. 23, 2021 — Henrico County Public Schools has announced a new chief of communications, and promoted its director of family and community engagement to a divisionwide role. […]

HCPS series to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Henrico, Va., Sept. 17, 2021 — It’s Hispanic Heritage Month, and Henrico County Public Schools will host two virtual events as part of the observance. The school division’s 2021 “Hispanic/Latine(x) […]

HCPS raises hourly bus driver pay to $17

Driver benefits include health care coverage, retirement plans, sick leave Henrico, Va. Sept. 1, 2021 — Henrico County Public Schools is raising its minimum hourly pay for bus drivers to […]

Sept. 1: Three Chopt Virtual Community Forum

Henrico, Va., Aug. 26, 2021 — Micky Ogburn, Three Chopt District School Board representative, and Tommy Branin, Three Chopt District supervisor, will hold a virtual community forum Sept. 1 to […]

Aug. 24: Talk to us about joining the HCPS team

Henrico, Va. Aug. 16, 2021 — The sixth-largest school division in Virginia is hiring. Come join Henrico County Public Schools and play a crucial role in educating our children:Henrico County […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 5, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meetings: Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021  12:30 p.m.       Work Session 5 p.m.         Public Hearing regarding ESSER III Funds The meetings […]

HCPS survey results are now available

‘Prize patrols’ help encourage and celebrate input from families Henrico, Va. July 8, 2021 — Henrico County Public Schools conducts an annual survey of HCPS parents, guardians, staff members and […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: June 18, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meeting: Thursday, June 24, 2021  12:30 p.m.       Work Session The work session will take place in the auditorium […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: June 2, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will meet for Board governance training on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at 9 a.m. in the Title 1 Room at the New […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: May 21, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meeting: Thursday, May 27, 2021  1 p.m.       Work Session The work session will take place in the auditorium […]

Mask-wearing and other updates for K-12 public schools

Highlights of this message: On Thursday, May 13, the CDC issued updated guidance for fully vaccinated individuals. Late Friday afternoon, May 14, Virginia responded by lifting its universal indoor mask […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: May 14, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will meet for Board Governance Training on Thursday, May 20, 2021, at 1 p.m., in the Title 1 Room at the New […]

Who’s growing to HCPS’ spring job fair?

Henrico, Va. May 12, 2021 — A career with Henrico County Public Schools isn’t your garden-variety job: it’s mulch more! Let’s say your current job has a low seedling, and […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: May 7, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meeting: Thursday, May 13, 2021  1 p.m.       Work Session The meeting will take place in the auditorium of […]

Who’s growing to HCPS’ spring job fair?

Henrico, Va. May 11, 2021 — A career with Henrico County Public Schools isn’t your garden-variety job: it’s mulch more! Let’s say your current job has a low seedling, and […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: April 16, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Va., will hold the following meeting: Thursday, April 22, 2021  Noon       Work Session The work session will take place in the […]

Spring Break: Let’s make safe, healthy choices

Asunto: Vacaciones de Primavera, tomemos decisiones prudentes y seguras Dòng chủ đề: Kỳ Nghỉ Mùa Xuân: Hãy đưa ra những lựa chọn an toàn, lành mạnh ﻧﻋوان اﻟﻣوﺿوع: طﻋﻠﺔ اﻟرﺑﯾﻊ: […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: March 19, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meeting: Thursday, March 25, 2021  1 p.m.       Work Session The work session will take place in the auditorium […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: March 19, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will host Virtual Listening Sessions from 6:30–7:30 p.m. on the following dates: Wednesday, March 24, 2021  Topic: Equity and Opportunity Tuesday, April […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: March 16, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will meet for Board Governance Training on Friday, March 19, 2021, at 11 a.m., in the Title 1 Room at the New […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: March 12, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will attend a meeting of the Henrico County Board of Supervisors to review the FY2021-2022 Annual Financial Plan. This meeting will be […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: March 10, 2021

There will be a special meeting of the Henrico County School Board on March 10, 2021, at 11 a.m., in the Title 1 Room at the New Bridge Learning Center, […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: March 5, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Va., will hold the following meetings:Wednesday, March 10, 2021 1:30 p.m.       Board Governance TrainingThe Board Governance Training will take place in the Title 1 […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Feb. 22, 2021

Guidance for the Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, Joint Special Meeting of the Henrico County School Board and the Henrico County Board of Supervisors is listed below: Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Feb. 19, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Va. will hold the following meetings: Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021  11:30 a.m.       Board Governance Training (postponed from Friday, Feb.19, 2021) The Board Governance […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Feb. 18, 2021

Due to the inclement weather, the Henrico County School Board governance training scheduled for Friday, Feb. 19, 2021, at 9 a.m., has been postponed. 

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Feb. 16, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Va. will meet for Board Governance Training Friday, Feb. 19, 2021, at 9 a.m., in the Title 1 Room at the New Bridge […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Feb. 5, 2021

The County School Board of Henrico County, Va. will hold the following meetings: Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021  3 p.m.               Work Session 5:30 p.m.         […]

Virtual Varina Town Hall meeting set for Tuesday

Henrico, Va., Jan. 14, 2021 — Members of the community are invited to Henrico County Public Schools’ virtual Varina Town Hall meeting, scheduled for Tuesday at 6 p.m. The meeting […]

Explore careers at HCPS Life-Ready Expos

Wednesday’s virtual event will focus on careers in human servicesHenrico, Va., Jan. 8, 2021 — No matter where you want to go in life, you need a path. Henrico County […]

Virtual Varina Town Hall meeting set for Jan. 19

Henrico, Va., Dec. 14, 2020 — Members of the community are invited to Henrico County Public Schools’ virtual Varina Town Hall meeting, scheduled for Jan. 19 at 6 p.m. The […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 4, 2020

The County School Board of Henrico County, Virginia, will hold the following meeting:Thursday, December 10, 2020 1 p.m.                  Work SessionThe meeting will take place in the auditorium of the New Bridge Learning […]

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