Prince William County Public Schools celebrated the ribbon-cutting ceremony for John D. Jenkins Elementary School on Wednesday, Aug. 27. 

The new school is located at 4060 Prince William Parkway near the Neabsco District that Jenkins represented since 1982. Jenkins was the longest-serving supervisor in the county’s history. He died Feb. 6, 2019, at the age of 79.

The school includes the Ernestine Jenkins Story Room, honoring John Jenkins' wife.

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