School Board Meetings

Meeting Schedule 2020–21

Meeting Date Meeting Type
Tuesday, July 7, 2020,
6 p.m.
Special Meeting - Citizens Comments on Return to Learning
Wednesday, July 8, 2020, 5 p.m. Work Session
 Wednesday, July 16, 2020,  6 p.m.  School Board Meeting


Citizens Comment Time

Individuals are invited to attend and become informed about the operation of Prince William County Public Schools, or address the Board during Citizens Comment Time. During the school closure, please check the meeting announcement for specific links and instructions on signing up for Citizens Comment Time.

All speakers must provide the School Board Clerk with their address and phone number in order to verify their residency and permit the Clerk to contact them if necessary. Upon request, the Clerk will not release to the general public the address and phone number of the speaker. However, such information may be requested under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). Speakers must also identify the issue of public concern upon which they will be speaking. (View Policy 134)

Board Briefs

Board Briefs summarizes the actions taken by the School Board at each meeting. View Board Briefs.

Information & Links

School Board Meetings are on the first and third Wednesday* at 7 p.m. at the Edward L. Kelly Leadership Center, 14715 Bristow Rd., Manassas, VA 20112. Board members have dinner at 5 p.m. and hold a closed session at 6 p.m. prior to their open meetings. 

*Please note exceptions to the School Board Meeting Schedule in December 2018.

As soon as the School Board Agendas are released to Board members, they will be available online for the public. Agenda items and materials are subject to change up to the time of the meetings.

Public meetings are broadcast live on on PWCS-TV (Comcast Channel 18 and Verizon FiOS Channel 36) and can also be viewed live online on the PWCS-TV website. Archived meetings are available on YouTube and online at the PWCS-TV Video On Demand website.

Special meetings or work sessions are called when necessary to conduct school business and are announced in advance on the School Division’s Web site and through local news media. 

All School Board meetings, except closed sessions and Disciplinary Meetings, are open to the public.  

Closed sessions are held prior to the public meetings at 6 p.m. and are not open to the public. Items discussed in closed sessions are confined by law to personnel, student matters, acquisitions/disposition of real property, legal, and other specific matters exempted from open sessions under Virginia’s Freedom of Information Act.

Contact Information

Clerk to the School Board
P.O. Box 389
Manassas, VA 20108
Telephone: 703-791-8709