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Fairfax Struggles to Restore Full Slate of Summer School Programs

Many public school systems in Virginia are wrapping up their school year this week, but the pursuit of knowledge will continue for many in summer school.

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Clifton Elementary Staff and Alumni to Celebrate School's Legacy

Residents in the small town of Clifton, in Fairfax County, have just a few more days before the town's elementary school closes for good.

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Last Hurrah Planned for Clifton Elementary

In Virginia Friday evening, teachers, current students and alumni of the soon-to-close Clifton Elementary in Fairfax County are gathering to celebrate the legacy of their neighborhood school.

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Fairfax School Wins International Honor For Sustainability

Lanier Middle School's efforts to put environmentalism at the center of education have won them an award.

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Kaya Henderson Gets High Marks At Confirmation Hearing

Acting D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson hasn't been confirmed as the permanent schools chief just yet. The council is expected to vote on her confirmation next Tuesday, but Thursday the public got a chance to offer input on the decision.

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Rich Baltimore: Chemistry Class Shapes A Career

Rich Baltimore, a sustainability, energy and climate change consultant from the District, recalls the first time he made water out of thin air -- and the chain reaction it set off in his life.

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