Tag: superintendent

Our View: What’s the rush

Two important decisions with significant long-term implications for Alexandria are being rammed through the city approval process with minimal public input and arbitrary timelines. The...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings: Unlocking the equation...

We frequently talk about the vision of Alexandria City Public Schools – that every student will succeed. But what does that really mean? And...

Hutchings presents high school capacity plan to school board

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Superintendent Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D., spearheaded the Alexandria City Public Schools’ presentation of “The High School Project: Inspiring a Future...

Filling in the blanks with Dr. Hutchings: Rebuilding trust starts now

By Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D. Trust is one of those things that is hard to win and yet can be lost in a split second. With...

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

By Dr. Gregory Hutchings Sixty days can either seem like a long time or like no time at all. In some ways, my first sixty...

Ferdinand T. Day opens its doors

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The walls have been color-coded by grade, a parking garage roof has been converted into a jungle gym and the...

SOLs yield steep highs, lows for ACPS

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The results from Virginia’s Standards of Learning tests released Aug. 22 were a mixed bag for Alexandria City Public Schools,...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory C. Hutchings Jr.: The...

By Dr. Gregory C. Hutchings Jr.  It’s been just over a month since I returned to Alexandria, and I have to say, it is good...

Our View: A season of transition at ACPS

Summer is many things. It’s generally viewed as a time for rest and relaxation. For students and their families, summer often entails time spent at...

New ACPS superintendent plans to spearhead school capacity issues

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Gregory C. Hutchings Jr., Ed.D., Alexandria City Public Schools’ fourth superintendent in five years, said he’s here to stay. The Alexandria...