Tag: minnie howard

ACPS ups security

By Liana Hardy | [email protected] Amid pressure from concerned parents, Alexandria City Public Schools officials have increased security at school campuses by adding new measures...

Our View: Ready for summer

The recent school tragedies – both the local stabbing death of an Alexandria City High School student and school massacre in Uvalde, Texas –...

Your Views: When to use anonymity

To the editor: I was disappointed to see the way an anonymous source was used in Olivia Anderson’s front page story, “Assault Statement Criticized.”...

Minnie Howard assault statement criticized

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The City of Alexandria rushed to issue a statement on March 18 hours after an article critical of the city’s handling...

New Minnie Howard building breaks ground

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Alexandria City Public Schools broke ground on a new building for the Alexandria City High School Minnie Howard campus, a...

Our View: Hutchings’ wise request

Last week in this space we criticized Alexandria City Public Schools for not notifying Minnie Howard parents about an alleged sexual assault at the...

Alleged Minnie Howard sexual assault comes to light

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Back in October 2021, an alleged multi-assailant sexual assault took place on the Minnie Howard campus and at the time Alexandria...

School Board deals a blow to co-located affordable housing

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Alexandria School Board voted unanimously to exclude consideration of co-located affordable housing at the redeveloped T.C. Williams High School...

City opens additional in-person absentee voting locations

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The City of Alexandria is making three new locations available for early voting, according to a news release. Residents will be...

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...