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

ACPS plans to stay mostly virtual through December

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Early Wednesday morning, Alexandria City Public Schools announced plans for all students, with the exception of those with disabilities, to...

School board considers removing APD from schools

By Lindsey Sullivan | lsullivan@alextimes.com The Alexandria School Board began conducting its bi-annual review of the memorandum of understanding between Alexandria City Public Schools and...

High school sports delays complicate college recruitment

By Margo Wagner Cancellations and delays for high school sports are disappointing for most athletes, but for athletes who are hoping to be recruited and...

Parker-Gray High School Memorial Walkway bricks for sale

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The city and Alexandria African American Hall of Fame are creating a memorial walkway to honor the 100th anniversary of...

MacArthur rebuild comes in over budget

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com City Council approved a development special use permit on Saturday for the Douglas MacArthur Modernization Project, which is currently $5...

Council votes to increase school density

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com The amendment to the city’s zoning ordinance to allow greater density at city schools has come FAR since it was...