Tag: acps

T.C. Williams alum breaks into minor league baseball

By Denise Dunbar | ddunbar@alextimes.com Like thousands of Alexandria athletes before him, Tyler Ratliff played Little League baseball, while dreaming of someday making the pros. Unlike most...

ACPS test score decline part of two-year trend

By Alexa Epitropoulos and Denise Dunbar Alexandria City Public Schools saw slight declines in the pass rates of all five general subject categories of its...

Our View: Berlin is an unusually qualified interim

When someone or something is labeled interim, it heralds a temporary situation: an intervening time period. In music, the interim element is a bridge, connecting...

Interim ACPS superintendent aims to bridge the gap

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

Lucretia Jackson leaves behind legacy at Matthew Maury Elementary School

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com  Lucretia Jackson’s is the first face students at Matthew Maury Elementary School see when they get off the school bus...

City Council expected to set record-setting tax hike

By James Cullum | jcullum@alextimes.com The Alexandria City Council is poised to approve an unprecedented 5.7 cent real estate tax hike when it votes to approve...

Alexandria School Board candidates make their pitch to voters

By Melissa Quinn and Lisa McLean Alexandria residents gathered at the Beverley Hills Community United Methodist Church and Mount Vernon Community School to hear school...

T.C. Williams students get a seat alongside decision makers

By the time 13,000 students take their seats in city classrooms next fall, two of their number will find themselves sitting on the Alexandria...

Classrooms or computers? ACPS fields outcry over adult education changes

A proposed overhaul of the school district's high school equivalency and English language learner programs have left students and volunteers uneasy, despite repeated assurances...
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