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

City council votes to expand preschool capacity

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Alexandria’s early childhood education programs took center stage at city council’s legislative meeting on June 25, as council members voted...

Virginia Tech Innovation Campus relocates to 65-acre site near Potomac Yard...

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com The Virginia Tech Innovation Campus coming to Alexandria will be located on a much larger site than the one announced...

School board adopts FY2020 budget

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com School board members voted unanimously to approve Superintendent Dr. Gregory Hutchings’ fiscal year 2020 combined funds budget and FY2020-2029 Capital...

ACPS teachers named Champions of Children

By Arya Hodjat | ahodjat@alextimes.com Three Alexandria City Public Schools staffers won awards for “establishing life-changing services for the children and families,” according to a news...

Episcopal High School to get new field, entrance

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com City council approved plans for a new track and field at Episcopal High School during its public hearing on Saturday. The...

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...