Tag: Patrick Henry

School board chooses “forest” concept for Douglas MacArthur

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The school board unanimously approved one of two design concepts for the Douglas MacArthur Elementary School rebuild at its Feb....

City and ACPS no longer exploring affordable housing at Douglas MacArthur

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] A heated discussion broke out in the community last month about the potential for co-located affordable or workforce housing at...

City considers adding affordable housing to Douglas MacArthur

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Members of the MacArthur Advisory Committee and the community were left scrambling last week after the city indicated it would...

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...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D.: Academic return...

One of the key roles of any superintendent is to ensure school division funding is sufficient to implement the initiatives needed to achieve its...

Douglas MacArthur modernization process begins

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Plans are solidifying for the Douglas MacArthur Elementary School modernization project, which will involve demolishing the existing building and constructing...

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.”...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D.: The exciting...

These are exciting times for Alexandria City Public Schools. In the past two weeks, we announced that all schools within ACPS are fully accredited...

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra’s Sympatico program expands to Patrick Henry

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Alexandria Symphony Orchestra’s Sympatico program, a music education program for Alexandria students, is expanding to Patrick Henry K-8 School...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D.: Intentional efforts...

At Alexandria City Public Schools we believe that only the best preparation leads to the results we want to see. Success is not something...