Tag: school board

School Board ponders grading changes

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria School Board discussed the future of Alexandria City Public Schools’ grading policy – but ultimately tabled a proposed...

Your Views: Advice for our interim superintendent

To the editor: It is said that the hallmark of a good leader is one who can be dropped into the middle of a maelstrom...

Chief of Human Resources Melanie Kay-Wyatt to serve as interim superintendent

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria School Board appointed Melanie Kay-Wyatt, Ph.D. as the interim superintendent of Alexandria City Public Schools at its July...

ACPS School Board appoints interim superintendent

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria School Board appointed Dr. Melanie Kay-Wyatt as the interim superintendent of Alexandria City Public Schools at their July...

Joint meeting addresses school safety, council approves SLEP member

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] City Council and the Alexandria School Board held a joint meeting on Monday, in which they discussed ways to bolster...

ACPS superintendent resigns

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Alexandria City Public Schools Superintendent Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D. announced his resignation from the district on June 10, leading community members...

ACPS Superintendent Gregory Hutchings to resign

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Alexandria City Public Schools Superintendent Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D., announced his resignation from the district this morning.  The resignation is effective Aug....

Community reacts to death at Bradlee Shopping Center

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] After a fatal stabbing incident on May 24 at Bradlee Shopping Center that left an Alexandria City High School student...

School Board approves Narcan in ACPS

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Following a recent spike in opioid overdoses among youth in the city, the Alexandria School Board voted on May 5 to...

School Board forms school law enforcement advisory group

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria School Board voted on April 21 to form a school law enforcement partnership advisory group to make recommendations on...