Tag: PTA

Filling in the Blanks with Melanie Kay-Wyatt: Redefining the high...

Eyeing the new Alexandria City High School Minnie Howard Campus that’s under construction, I envision what the future holds as The High School Project...

Filling in the Blanks with Melanie Kay-Wyatt: One team, one journey

By Melanie Kay-Wyatt, Ed.D. Family engagement in education is a partnership that helps create a positive learning environment and improve academic outcomes. As we observe...

Filling in the blanks with Melanie Kay-Wyatt, Ed.D.: Volunteerism: receiving through...

By Melanie Kay-Wyatt, Ed.D. Giving a little of one’s time and talent can make a world of difference in so many ways. Volunteerism is truly...

ACPS discusses school safety in public forum

Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Alexandria City Public Schools officials and district parents discussed school safety last week during a public forum at George Washington Middle...

Your Views: PTA should support all parents

To the editor: As you may know, parents are struggling, kids are in crisis and the lack of leadership in ACPS to help them is...

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...

MVCS deals with mold, leaky roof

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] At 95 years old, Mount Vernon Community School is the eldest of ACPS’ 17 schools, and after months of heavy...

Letter to the Editor: Three-part plan for school safety

To the editor: Regardless of our political affiliation or ideology, we can all agree on one thing: our children are the future, and they must...