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

ACPS faces cybersecurity issues with online learning

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Since Alexandria City Public Schools cancelled in-person classes on March 13, the school division has faced several challenges in adapting...

School board approves revised academic calendar, considers new grading policy

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Superintendent Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D., and Alexandria City Public Schools staff presented changes to the school division's academic calendar and...

The story behind Mohamed Aly’s arrest at T.C. Williams

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Three weeks ago, the news that Mohamed Aly, an 18-year-old T.C. Williams High School student, had been arrested and charged...

Bishop Ireton opens new building

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Bishop Ireton High School officially unveiled its new academic center, the school’s biggest upgrade since it was founded in 1964,...

Alexandria couple clears T.C. lunch debt

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Jay and Arline Hoffman of the Hoffman Company, the developer behind Hoffman Town Center, paid off all $18,500 in student...

Hutchings presents ACPS FY2021 budget

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] At its first meeting of 2020, the Alexandria City School Board considered an overview of the proposed fiscal year 2021...