Ferdinand T. Day Elementary School Wins Award for Creative Design

Ferdinand T. Day and children playing outside of school

When Alexandria’s newest elementary school opened last September, it was named after one of Alexandria’s Civil Rights icons. Now, six decades after Ferdinand T. Day was one of the trailblazers in Alexandria’s fight for desegregation, the school that bears his name has been awarded a design innovation award for using creativity to solve one of Alexandria’s other problems: space.

ACPS Launches Award for Staff Who Help Our Division Run Smoothly

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A brand new support staff recognition program honors exemplary support staff alongside exceptional teachers and principals. Learn how to nominate staff members who exemplify excellence in their work.