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School board focuses on budget proposal, opening before Labor Day

School board focuses on budget proposal, opening before Labor Day

Bullying at James Blair Middle School was again a topic at Tuesday’s meeting of the Williamsburg-James City County School Board, but this time with a twist.

During public comments, Genevieve Bennet, a parent whose son attends James Blair who had come to past meetings to speak about bullying, this time thanked the board for the recent leadership change and actions taken at the school.

“While leadership changes bring a fresh perspective, we cannot pretend the issues that caused them will go away immediately, but I am happy to see action from the school board,” said Bennett. “I look forward to seeing how the board and the school address these issues moving forward.”

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