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

Superintendent Hutchings proposes custodian plan

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com After months of public outcry, a plan is in the works to address the 30 Alexandria City Public Schools custodians...

Patrick Henry swing space plan advances

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com A preliminary plan to use the old Patrick Henry School building as a swing space while Douglas MacArthur Elementary School...

Patrick Henry gets an upgrade

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Students rushed through the doors of the new Patrick Henry School with smiles on their faces and a spring in...

The day two sisters proved T.C. Williams wrong

By Jim McElhatton Sixty years ago next week, the namesake of Alexandria’s only public high school – former superintendent Thomas Chambliss “T.C.” Williams – appeared...

School board approves amended high school capacity plan

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com After deliberating for almost two hours, school board members voted unanimously for an amended high school plan that would address...

School board unanimously passes amended high school capacity plan

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The Alexandria school board voted unanimously – although not without deliberation – in favor of an amended high school capacity...