Tag: acps

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D.: Academic return...

One of the key roles of any superintendent is to ensure school division funding is sufficient to implement the initiatives needed to achieve its...

Douglas MacArthur modernization process begins

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Plans are solidifying for the Douglas MacArthur Elementary School modernization project, which will involve demolishing the existing building and constructing...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D.: The exciting...

These are exciting times for Alexandria City Public Schools. In the past two weeks, we announced that all schools within ACPS are fully accredited...

ACPS honors athletes at 2019 Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Alexandria City Public Schools inducted notable athletes, coaches and athletic staff into the Athletic Hall of Fame at a ceremony...

Our View: A momentous week for city schools

Life happens all at once, not just for individuals but also for institutions. We plan and work toward a goal – a house renovation,...

All ACPS schools reach full accreditation for first time in 20...

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] For the first time in 20 years, all of Alexandria's public schools have been fully accredited, according to an Alexandria...

School board votes for connected high school network

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The school board voted 6-3 in favor of one connected high school during its Thursday night meeting. The board also...

Your Views: Alexandria needs a second high school

To the editor: Tonight, the Alexandria School Board will vote on a strategy for addressing the capacity needs of our high school students, as detailed...

Your Views: A student’s input on the school board vote

To the editor: Because of the upcoming Alexandria School Board vote, I would like to offer my input as a high school student in the...

Your Views: Alexandria needs more, smaller high schools

To the editor: The high school project decision must support all students – especially those low on the economic scale. A multi-campus, one-school model would...