Tag: Alexandria City Public Schools

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...

T.C. football readies for unusual season

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The T.C. Williams varsity football team is gearing up for its 2019 season, when, for the first time in decades,...

Judge postpones decision on T.C. lights lawsuits

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Judge Thomas Horne ruled on Tuesday that two of the cases related to lighting the T.C. Williams High School football...

Petey Jones, ‘Remember the Titans’ player and longtime ACPS employee, dies...

By Arya Hodjat | [email protected] Petey Jones, a longtime employee of T.C. Williams High School and a member of the championship-winning 1971 football team depicted...