Walter Raines, Roanoke Minnick Vocational Campus’ new principal, is thrilled to be an educator again. Raines worked in education for 26 years, serving as a teacher, basketball coach, athletic director and assistant principal before going to work for the Social Security Administration. “My life-long passion has always been to teach and to serve students,” says […]Read More.
Hammers swinging, power tools buzzing, new lights, flooring and tile. These were the sights and sounds at a few of our Minnick Schools as crews worked hard on exciting new updates. Several projects have been underway to get the schools ready for the 2017-2018 school year. “Our students, staff and parents are very excited about […]Read More.
By Dan Montgomery Lutheran Family Services of Virginia just received a big, internationally recognized stamp of approval. After a months-long preparation process, the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) granted LFSVA a three-year accreditation for its foster care and supported employment programs. “This tells the people and agencies we work with — or may […]Read More.
By Ariana Estes Harrisonburg Minnick recently welcomed Diane McLean to its staff as new head principal. McLean comes to Harrisonburg Minnick with 13 years of special education classroom experience and 11 years in special education leadership roles. A Pennsylvania native, she holds a Bachelor of Education in both special education and elementary education from Kutztown […]Read More.
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