Tag: acps

School board adopts FY2020 budget

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com School board members voted unanimously to approve Superintendent Dr. Gregory Hutchings’ fiscal year 2020 combined funds budget and FY2020-2029 Capital...

ACPS teachers named Champions of Children

By Arya Hodjat | ahodjat@alextimes.com Three Alexandria City Public Schools staffers won awards for “establishing life-changing services for the children and families,” according to a news...

Alexandria Roller Hockey League takes to the concrete

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com On Monday nights, behind Francis C. Hammond Middle School, Devils fight it out with Convicts and Concrete Donkeys. No, this is...

Former T.C. football coach Bill Yoast dies at 94

By Arya Hodjat | a.hodjat@alextimes.com Bill Yoast, the former T.C. Williams High School football coach whose key role in the team’s integration was memorialized in...

Former T.C. student, army veteran helps city schools go green

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Hang around Andrew Aultman for any length of time and he’ll call you “sir” or “ma’am.” He can’t help himself....

Your Views: First integrated are first eliminated at ACPS

To the editor: Lewis Walker began sweeping floors and emptying trash cans in George Washington High School in Alexandria in 1948. For most of his...

Our View: The implications of our history

The history of a place encompasses more than buildings. History is too complicated and layered to be contained just by structures, even ones as...

Superintendent Hutchings proposes custodian plan

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com After months of public outcry, a plan is in the works to address the 30 Alexandria City Public Schools custodians...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D.: Leadership requires...

Leadership requires tough decision making. We would all like to be able to achieve everything for everyone, but it is a reality of life...

School of Rock brings the noise to Alexandria

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Most businesses herald their grand openings with a simple ribbon cutting. The team behind the new School of Rock in...