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Alexandria to Honor Lynching Victims by Claiming National Memorial for Peace...

 Steel pillar monument honors Alexandria victims Joseph McCoy and Benjamin Thompson. By James Cullum Alexandria’s past is imperfect, but embracing that fact gives the city its...

Old Patrick Henry School Might Accommodate Students While Douglas MacArthur Elementary...

By Mary Wadland ALEXANDRIA, VA-Alexandria City Public Schools is assessing the feasibility of using of the old Patrick Henry School facility as temporary swing space...

60 Years Ago Nine Students Crossed a Line

60 Years Ago Nine Students Crossed a Line At 8:15 a.m. on February 10, 1959, a gray and misty morning 60 years ago, nine African...

Equity: The Key to High-Performing Schools

Equity is the Key to High-Performing Schools By Dr. Gregory C. Hutchings Jr. Superintendent of Schools This year marks 65 years since Brown v. Board of...

Named for a Civil Rights Icon, Ferdinand T. Day School Wins...

 Named for a Civil Rights Icon, Ferdinand T. Day School Wins Creative Design Award When Alexandria’s newest elementary school opened last September, it was named...

$25,000 Raised for Alexandria One-on-One Tutoring Program

The Alexandria Tutoring Consortium (ATC) recently raised $25,000 to provide and expand its one-on-one reading tutoring program in Alexandria City Public Schools (ACPS).ATC will...

How Alexandria City Public Schools Win Because of Amazon Deal

Alexandria, Va. — Alexandria City Public Schools is part of the historic partnership with Virginia Tech, which is building an Innovation Campus in the...

Athletes from Six Decades Honored in ACPS Hall of Fame

Alexandria, Va. — Alexandria City Public Schools inducted seven exceptional athletes into the Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday night, including a football player...

Alexandria City Public Schools Awarded Prestigious Grant for STEM Education and...

Alexandria City Public Schools has received a grant of almost $330,000 to help teachers bring real-world, hands-on science and technology learning into their classrooms.Through...

40 Bikes Surprise 40 Kids and ACPS Staff

Alexandria City Public Schools (ACPS) principals, assistant principals and administrators built 40 bicycles for local children as part of a team building exercise at...