Gifted Advisory Committee Meeting 4/28

We will be having a Gifted Advisory Meeting on April 28th, from 4:40 to 5:15 pm, at LDMS Room 121.

At the meeting we will discuss survey results of the Gifted Education program and look for ways to prepare and improve the program heading into the next school year.

Last Day of School Is Now June 2nd

The 2015-2016 Lexington City Schools' calendar has been amended. Due to unused inclement weather days, the last day of school for students is now Thursday, June 2nd. This day will be a 2 hour early release day for both schools.

Waddell Construction Update

Based on information that we currently have, the school will be ready for students and staff at the end of August, 2016. While we are disappointed with this news, it cannot stop us from preparing to the best of our ability for next school year.

For complete details, please read the attached letter from our superintendent.

Yearbook Sales

Waddell Yearbooks are ON SALE NOW! Order online at with Yearbook ID Code: 3643116.

Emergency Closing/Delayed Opening Announcements

In the event of emergency situations dictating early dismissal, delay, or closing of Lexington City School facilities, the closing announcements will be reported to the following radio, television stations or websites at approximately 6:00 a.m. The announcements should be posted soon thereafter.

Notice of Public Hearing on the School Fund Budget for Fiscal Year 2016-2017

Pursuant to Section 22.1-92 of the Code of Virginia, notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held at the Lexington City School Board Office, 300 Diamond Street, Lexington, VA, beginning at 4:30pm on December 14, 2015, to receive comments on the School Fund Budget for Fiscal Year 2016-2017.

Reminder: Inclement Weather Policy

Just a reminder that our division inclement weather policy can be found here.  Also, if your child attends Waddell or Downing you may register for Honeywell Instant Alerts here.