Tag: education

Three high schoolers receive full scholarships

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Three Alexandria City High School students – Nana Addo Offei, Mya Lopez and Sylvia Rahim – will receive full-ride scholarships...

American Library Association recognizes local librarian

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Laurel Taylor has always enjoyed getting lost in the library. An avid reader from an early age, Taylor would escape into...

ACDS students publish short stories

The middle school years are times of adventure and confusion, joy and change. Who better to write about this experience than the experts? In the...

Your Views: Remove police from schools

To the editor: All children deserve to go to school and feel safe and supported. For many of us, school offers a safe space where...

Your Views: Hutchings should limit self-congratulation

To the editor: In his March 11 column in the Alexandria Times, “#Reunited2021,” Alexandria City Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D takes a victory...

My View with John Porter: Has it really been a year?

Difficult to believe it has been a year since our world turned upside down as the COVID-19 pandemic began to hit home. This time...

ACPS staff detail new safety measures, rules around outdoor eating and...

By Allison Hageman | [email protected]  With Alexandria City Public Schools set to bring back all students who have opted for hybrid in-person learning on March...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D.: #Reunited2021

Daily, I reflect on the fact that I have not had a chance to see our students in our classrooms during the last year....

Hybrid learning begins at ACPS

By Allison Hageman | [email protected]  Alexandria City Public Schools welcomed back its first group of students for in-person hybrid learning on Tuesday after almost a...

Your Views: VDE policies are misguided

To the editor: The Virginia Department of Education has introduced a guidance document entitled “Model Policies for the Treatment of Transgender Students in Virginia’s Public...