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ACPS hires first executive chef

Alexandria City Public Schools announced on Sunday that Isaiah Ruffin, a personal chef from the D.C. area, will be the school division’s first executive...

City council and school board move forward with high school project

By Luke Anderson Members of Alexandria’s city council and school board held a joint meeting on Monday to discuss the next steps of the high...

Your Views: Deception in governing

To the editor: The word deception is defined as “the ability to believe something that is not true in order to gain a personal advantage.”...

Our View: A momentous week for city schools

Life happens all at once, not just for individuals but also for institutions. We plan and work toward a goal – a house renovation,...

School board approves one connected high school

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The school board voted 6-3 in favor of one high school with a connected high school network during its meeting...

School board votes for connected high school network

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The school board voted 6-3 in favor of one connected high school during its Thursday night meeting. The board also...

Your Views: Alexandria needs a second high school

To the editor: Tonight, the Alexandria School Board will vote on a strategy for addressing the capacity needs of our high school students, as detailed...

School board approves amended high school capacity plan

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] After deliberating for almost two hours, school board members voted unanimously for an amended high school plan that would address...

Solution to T.C. Williams overcrowding remains elusive

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Alexandria's T.C. Williams High School has a serious overcrowding problem. On that one point, there is total agreement between Alexandria City...