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Logging begins for much-anticipated 6th Stafford high school. It’s just the start of schools’ capital needs

The site of Stafford County's sixth high school, near a Walmart on Route 17. [Photo: Garrisonville School Board member Maureen Siegmund]
Work on Stafford County's long-anticipated sixth high school is underway.

The new school will sit next to a Royal Farms gas station, across from a Walmart, off Village Parkway and Route 17 in south Stafford. At $150 million, the school will be one of the most. expensive ever built in Virginia.

The 290,000-square-foot building will house up to 2,150 students in grades 9 through 12. Crews have begun logging the site, prompting complaints to Darrell English, who sits on the Board of Supervisors.

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Frosty 3 Miler and Reindeer Run

It’s a Stafford Christmas tradition! Run with us on Saturday, December 10th on a 3-mile course along the rolling hills of Mine Road. Kids 12 and under can join the fun in the Reindeer Run! Costumes are always encouraged – we’ve seen

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