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    Advocacy at RPS - Empowering Our Community to Ask for More!

    RPS believes that everyone can be an advocate for public education, and the policies and funding that are integral to the success of our students.

    The Office of Engagement has the following resources to help students, educators, parents, and community members be positive and influential advocates for public education and RPS.

    Advocacy Toolkit

    These documents provide the basics on how to advocate and we encourage you to review them to find out all the ways in which you can make your voice heard.

    Advocacy GuideLegislative Process
    Letter Writing Guide
    RPS 2019 Legislative Agenda

    Advocacy Updates

    Below are the updates we have provided to the community on our advocacy efforts during the 2019 session of the Virginia General Assembly.

    Community Legislative Update – February 8, 2019
    Template to Write Letters to Support the At-Risk Add-On
    Legislative Budget Update – February 6, 2019
    Community Legislative Update – February 1, 2019
    Community Legislative Update - January 25, 2019