Tag: acps

Your Views: A vote for Freedom High School

To the editor: I urge our school board to be very careful in selecting a new name for T.C. Williams High School. Yes, I agree...

My View | Mignon Rollins Anthony: Unfulfilled promises at ACPS

Tuesday marked my final day as the chief operating officer for Alexandria City Public Schools. I begin this letter with an apology to ACPS...

Your Views: Change is overdue Alexandria

To the editor: Across the United States, these past few weeks have been historic for the broad public condemnation of racial inequality. In major cities...

Petitions advocate renaming T.C. Williams

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com A community conversation about whether to rename T.C. Williams High School gained traction last week, as several residents started petitions...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings: I can’t be...

Over the past couple of weeks, America has once again faced the ugly truth about racism, injustice and police brutality. It is no surprise...

Our View: Bad optics in school board budget

The school board budget adopted this month had to be cut slightly due to pandemic-caused shortfalls in the city’s revenues. Unfortunately, the school board opted...

School board passes FY2021 budget

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The Alexandria City School Board unanimously adopted its revised fiscal year 2021 budget during a virtual meeting on June 5. Both...

Governor announces schools reopening plan

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Virginia schools will begin reopening and offering in-person instruction in the fall, Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) announced at a press...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D.: Unprecedented times...

There is no doubt that unprecedented times call for unprecedented actions. It is moments like this that call for innovation, creativity and flexibility in...

Your Views: One team, one fight, many hometown heroes

To the editor: As director of both the U.S. Army Geospatial Center and Engineer Research and Development Center’s Geospatial Research Laboratory of the U.S. Army...