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Letter to the Editor: Christopher Suarez for Alexandria School Board

To the editor: In my 45 years as a resident of Alexandria, I never recall having a burning issue that propelled me to write a...

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

By Dr. Gregory Hutchings Sixty days can either seem like a long time or like no time at all. In some ways, my first sixty...

Photos: A new season at ACPS

Alexandria City Public Schools students kicked off the 2018-19 school year on Tuesday. This year’s start of school was significant in several ways, as it...

Letter to the Editor: Elected officials should focus on poor ACPS...

To the editor: Standardized test results for the 2017-2018 school year came out the week of Aug. 20 and the results were anything but encouraging....

Ferdinand T. Day opens its doors

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com The walls have been color-coded by grade, a parking garage roof has been converted into a jungle gym and the...

SOLs yield steep highs, lows for ACPS

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com The results from Virginia’s Standards of Learning tests released Aug. 22 were a mixed bag for Alexandria City Public Schools,...

Our View: SOL results – The good, the bad and the...

Data is all in the eye of the beholder. To wit, a case can be made that the just-released Standards of Learning test results were...

T.C. lights clash heads to court

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com As the battle of lights vs. no lights at the T.C. Williams High School football field rages on, neighbors opposed...

City receives 2.89 percent rate of sale for bonds

After recently having its bond ratings reaffirmed in July, the city announced on Monday that it has secured low interest rates on the sale...

ACPS plans to address high school capacity crunch

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com With a rapidly growing student population and facilities that can’t keep up, Alexandria City Public Schools has taken the first...
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