Today, the Virtual PLUS+ Reopening Plan was submitted to the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE), as required before the start of school on Sept. 8. See the full document.
ACPS Express, Aug. 12, 2020: Sample Student Schedules for Virtual PLUS+ • ACPS Teachers Recognized for Outstanding Work • Get Tech Ready for the First Day of School • SAT, PSAT and ACT Testing Updates
The School Board has now approved the Virtual PLUS+ model for the fall. Virtual PLUS+ includes enhanced support in five key areas: learning, technology, child care, food access, and a live multilingual phone helpline. Learn more.
ACPS Express, Aug. 5, 2020: Take the Reopening Support Poll • School Board Public Hearings on the Reopening Plan • Your Initial Questions on Virtual PLUS+ Answered • Kindergarten Prep is now ‘Kindergarten Kickoff’
Following months of collaboration, ACPS has determined the most feasible reopening model to begin the 2020-21 academic year. Virtual PLUS+ is a robust online learning experience that will engage students 100% virtually and provide additional supports for students, staff and families. Take the Fall 2020 Reopening Supports Poll to let us know what support you need under this model.
ACPS Express, July 29, 2020: Most Feasible Reopening Model to be Announced on Friday • School Board Public Hearings on the Reopening Plan • VHSL Delays Start of Sports Season • GWMS Student Receives African American History Award • New Early Childhood Special Education Coordinator
See an update on our reopening planning, including information on our Cross-Functional Planning Teams, engagement across our community, prototypes of hybrid and virtual models, and next steps.
ACPS Express, July 22, 2020: Reopening Planning Update: Scheduling Work and Survey Results • Virginia Board of Education Public Meetings July 22-23 • More than $500k in Scholarships Awarded to T.C. Class of 2020 • George Mason Principal Selected • Summer Learning in the News
ACPS Express, July 15, 2020: Join our Community Chats on the Reopening of Schools • Reopening Planning Update • How ACPS Plans to Communicate During the Reopening • School Board Votes to Consider Renaming T.C. Williams • Code of Conduct Feedback Needed
On Friday, July 10, the Alexandria City School Board will begin the process of officially considering the request to change the name of T.C. Williams High School. Learn more about the public engagement process and see the FAQs.
ACPS Express, July 8, 2020: Take the Reopening Survey by July 12 • Roundup of the 2019-20 School Year • School Board Public Hearings for 4.0 Continuity of Learning Plan • Welcome to Our New Head Varsity Football Coach
ACPS Express, July 1, 2020: Reopening Planning Process • Get Ready for Summer Learning • Equity for All 2025 Strategic Plan Approved • ACPS Partnership with Virginia Tech
Catch updates on the School Board’s joint work session on the budget and colocation with City Council, and don’t miss out on an update around the educational vision for the high school.
The Alexandria City School Board approved an Operating Budget for the 2020-21 school year focused on supporting students socially, emotionally and academically, and that the City Manager has recommended that City Council fund in full.