Tag: ACHS

Our View: A needed respite

Will we ever get beyond damage caused by the COVID-19 pandemic? It seems that ill effects from the global pandemic continue to swirl around...

EJI awards $5k to ACHS students ALEXANDRIA TIMES

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] On May 20, the national nonprofit the Equal Justice Initiative awarded a total of $5,000 in scholarships to three students...

‘Sister Act’ soars: The ACHS production is captivating and hilarious

By Lily Israel  The Alexandria City High School production of “Sister Act” was an absolute masterpiece. Based on the beloved 1992 film, this musical tells the...

ACHS student receives Narcan

By Times Staff At approximately 9:45 a.m. on April 3, the Alexandria Police Department responded to Alexandria City High School following reports of a female...

ACHS student dies: Cause of death not yet determined

By Times Staff Alexandria City High School student Yonathan Vasquez Mendez died on Tuesday, according to an emailed letter that ACHS Principal Peter Balas sent...

ACPS Titan robotics makes impact

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] Alexandria City High School’s robotics team won the prestigious Impact Award at the Chesapeake District Championships on April 8. “Winning...

ACHS students honored with award

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] Students from Alexandria City High School won the Virginia Education Association’s Barbara Johns Youth Award for Human Relations and Civil...

‘You can’t put a price on the safety of our students:’...

By Amy Will | [email protected] “You can’t put a price on the safety of our students.” Those emotional words of support from Alexandria City School Board...

ACPS students celebrate healthy meals

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] March is National School Nutrition Month and Alexandria City Public Schools are celebrating with healthy meals. On March 9, Mayor...

Juvenile arrested near ACHS

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] On March 9 at 3:23 p.m., officers from the Alexandria Police Department responded to an emergency call of an 18-year-old...