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Wednesday Morning Rundown

by Karen Goff — February 17, 2016 at 9:00 am 1 Comment

Pond at Reston National Golf Course

Paint And Sip For Rescue Reston — Rescue Reston, battling for open space in Reston, is hosting a fundraiser March 10. [Rescue Reston]

Charter School Bill Dies — Bill that would have allowed charter schools in Virginia surprisingly defeated in state senate. [Washington Post]

Herndon High Fundraiser — Herndon High’s All Night Grad Party is holding a Casino Night fundraiser March 5 at The Breeze in Herndon. Advance tickets to this adults-only event are $40. The night includes casino games, raffles, and a silent auction. Proceeds benefit HHS’s 30th annual All-Night Grad Party, which offers a safe and inclusive graduation night for everyone. [Herndon High]

  • Mike M

    From the WaPo on charter schools:
    “Democrats said allowing the state to approve charters would undermine the authority of local school boards.”

    What’s not to like about that? This defeat is another victory for the wasteful, bureaucratic, self-interested education mafia.

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