Coverage of issues facing Alexandria City Public Schools and the city’s various private schools.

Principal named for new West End Elementary School

By Alexa Epitropoulos | After getting the green light from city council a month ago, the new West End Elementary School at 1701 N....

After brief obstacle, Bishop Ireton expansion approved

By Alexa Epitropoulos | City council unanimously approved a development special use permit for Bishop Ireton’s expansion at its public hearing on Saturday. The decision reversed...

Twelve city schools gain full accreditation

By Missy Schrott | Twelve of the 16 Alexandria City Public Schools, or 75 percent, received full accreditation for the 2017-18 school year. This...

City council approves new West End elementary school

By Alexa Epitropoulos | The planned West End elementary school at 1701 and 1705 N. Beauregard St. passed its biggest hurdle at a public hearing...

Interim ACPS superintendent aims to bridge the gap

By Alexa Epitropoulos |  When Lois Berlin arrives in a new school district, she has two questions in mind: First, what is going well?...

ACPS appoints interim superintendent

By Alexa Epitropoulos |  As outgoing Superintendent Alvin Crawley's departure date nears, Alexandria City Public Schools has appointed a new face to lead the...
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