Tag: testing

Our View: The conundrum of standardized tests

The release this week of preliminary data from the 2018-19 Standards of Learning tests left Alexandria City Public Schools in a familiar space: gains...

Rabid fox captured in Alexandria

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] A fox that was exhibiting unusual behavior was confirmed rabid on Friday, according to the Alexandria Health Department. The fox was...

Letter to the Editor: Methodology used to examine SOL performance was...

To the editor: I’m writing in response to the August 24 article and editorial pieces that attempt summaries of the changes in SOL test performance...

First confidence, then success

ACPS writing gains highlight first batch of state test results