Changes are being made to improve student safety and to accommodate needs based on redistricting. Learn how these changes might impact your family.
Reminder: Redistricting Notice of Intent Form Due Before January 15
If your family will be impacted by the new school boundaries that will go into effect in fall 2018, you must submit a Notice of Intent form before January 15. Get details.
Targeted Focus on Facilities and Learning Environment
A new chief operating officer, the building of new schools and the modernization of others, and the implementation of new school boundaries are key elements in our targeted focus on Goal 4: Facilities and the Learning Environment.
Update for Families on the Implementation of New School Boundaries
In January 2017, the School Board approved the implementation of new elementary school boundaries generated through a year-long redistricting process. The new school boundaries will go into effect in September 2018. ACPS is in the process of implementing redistricting and will be contacting those families impacted by the process directly in the next couple of weeks.
City Council Endorses Conversion of Vacant Office Space into Alexandria’s Newest School
The City Council voted unanimously to approve the change in use of a vacant office building on the West End into a new school at the hearing on Saturday.
Redistricting Implementation Plan Presented to the School Board
A plan for implementing the new school boundaries was presented to the School Board on Thursday evening. View the presentation and plan.
View the Redistricting Policy Chart to See How Your Student Might be Impacted
New elementary school boundaries have been approved by the School Board and will be implemented in Fall 2018. In addition, School Board policies affecting whether a student is affected by redistricting or not have been implemented. View an interactive map and a policy chart to see how your child may be impacted.
Schools Hold Open Houses Ahead of Kindergarten Registration Launch
Schools are holding a series of open houses ahead of the start of the kindergarten registration process in April. View a list of tour times.
School Board Votes to Approve New Elementary School Boundaries
The Alexandria City School Board has voted on a new elementary school attendance boundaries for Alexandria.
School Board Votes on Redistricting Grandfathering Policies
The School Board voted to approve a series of policies on redistricting, including grandfathering, on Thursday evening. Understand the changes.
Community Engagement Begins for New West End School
Tonight, ACPS is holding the first community meeting regarding the new West End school.
Redistricting Review Committee Selects Option to Put Forward to School Board
The Redistricting Review Committee has selected one final option to put forward to the School Board for approval. The School Board is scheduled to make the final decision on January 26.
Two Options Currently Under Review in Redistricting Process
Two options are still under discussion for redistricting after the Redistricting Review Committee eliminated one more option at their meeting on Wednesday.
Join us for the Last Two Redistricting Community Meetings
ACPS is hosting two more Redistricting Community Meetings this week to solicit community input from across Alexandria ahead of determining the new boundaries.
Two New Redistricting Options Available Following Feedback from the Community Meetings
Thank you to all those who attended last week’s redistricting community meetings last week. Two new options for redistricting are now publicly available after we listened to your feedback.