Tag: acps

Light fight between Hammond middle school, neighbors ends quietly

A bitter dispute between Seminary Hill Association and city officials ended quietly earlier this month with a school board decision to upgrade Francis Hammond...

$236 million ACPS budget would shorten intersession, overhaul adult education

Superintendent Morton Sherman unveiled Alexandria City Public Schools’ $236-million fiscal year 2013 operating budget Thursday, a proposal that shakes up several of the district’s...

Charles Barrett Elementary performs above state, federal standards

Virginia education officials have honored Charles Barrett Elementary School with an excellence award for performing above state and federal accountability standards. The Alexandria school was...

Alexandria public schools audit delayed until later this month

The results of an independent audit into Alexandria City Public School’s financials won’t be finalized until sometime this month. Officials originally expected to publicize the...

First confidence, then success

ACPS writing gains highlight first batch of state test results

Abuse on the bus

School employee pleads guilty to assaulting special needs student

School bells ring at last

Parents, volunteers, city and school employees finally dig their way out of 12-day break