Tag: Alexandria City Public Schools

Hutchings presents ACPS FY2021 budget

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] At its first meeting of 2020, the Alexandria City School Board considered an overview of the proposed fiscal year 2021...

School board approves 10-year plan

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Alexandria School Board approved a $530.7 million 10-year Capital Improvement Program budget at a meeting on Dec. 19. The plan...

School board may reduce size

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Alexandria City School Board is considering decreasing the number of members on the board and increasing the length of...

Virginia Tech Innovation Campus design advances

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] With construction slated to begin by the end of 2020, the Virginia Tech Innovation Campus is giving Potomac Yard a...

City council approves Patrick Henry swing space

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] At Saturday’s public hearing, city council unanimously approved plans to use the old Patrick Henry School building as an interim...

City considers closing Northern Virginia Juvenile Detention Center

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Northern Virginia Juvenile Detention Center, a 70-bed youth correctional facility located near Landmark Mall, could potentially close. The center serves...

Superintendent Hutchings receives award

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Alexandria City Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Gregory C. Hutchings, Ed.D. has been awarded a humanitarian award for his efforts to...

Whitaker’s Bumblebee birthday surprise

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Leading up to his fourth birthday, childhood cancer survivor Whitaker Weinburger told his parents he wanted “millions of people and...

Back in Session: ACPS celebrates first day of school

Alexandria students strapped on their backpacks and hopped on the bus for the first day of school on Tuesday. With a marching band at...

2018-2019 SOL results were a mixed bag for ACPS

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] There was good news and bad news for Alexandria City Public Schools in the Standards of Learning test results for...