Richmond Public Schools announces plans to renovate Overby-Shepard Elementary School following a unanimous vote by the Richmond City School Board during Monday night’s board meeting.
Richmond Public Schools will provide live streaming video of all 2017 RPS high school graduations.
The Richmond Public School Board announced at the conclusion of the June 5, 2017 school board meeting the appointment of Thomas Kranz as the interim superintendent effective July 1, 2017.
Richmond Community High School has been ranked number two and Franklin Military School earned the number 22 spot on the 2017 “100 Best w!se High Schools Teaching Personal Finance” national ranking. The rankings were released by Working in Support of Education (w!se), a NYC-based educational not-for-profit focused on promoting student financial literacy nationwide, and sponsored by Voya Financial®.
Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year! We welcome back our returning students and extend a warm welcome to our new students. We are excited about the upcoming school year and look forward to working with you to make it a successful year.
At Thomas Jefferson High School, we are committed to providing your student with a world class education rooted in best practice and meeting the individual needs of all our students so that they can thrive academically and emotionally. This is why we have chosen a theme of "Excellence through Equity" this year. Our school goals reflect a commitment to effective school leadership, student achievement and student growth, high quality instructional practice, professional learning and collaboration, and family and community engagement.
Nina Rosenbaum will graduate with a 4.62 GPA. She is a member of the Student Council Association, she is an avid participant of Kung Fu, she volunteers at St. Mary’s Hospital and she is a part of the Dean’s Early Research Initiative at Virginia Commonwealth University which aims to enhance high school students' exposure to engineering. Nina has earned first and third place in the Richmond Public School Science Fair (2014 and 2015 respectively) and she is a member of the National Honor Society and the Spanish National Honor Society. Nina will receive $170,000 in scholarships and grants when she attends Occidental College in Los Angeles, California in the fall, majoring in Urban Environmental Policy.
Major: Urban Environmental Policy