Our students were crowned US#1 in the 200×4 Relay, 200m and 60m dash, got top ratings in band and orchestra assessments, celebrated a win in robotics and competed in the Regional Science Fair – while our staff conducted a mere 200 new teacher interviews!
Preschool registration for the 2016-17 school year begins today. Find out how to register for the free VPI program.
The Alexandria City School Board adopted the FY 2017 Approved Combined Funds Budget for ACPS at a total of $275.8 million on Thursday night. Read more about the budget and how ACPS is addressing growing enrollment while maintaining a focus on high academic standards.
Kindergarten registration for the 2016-17 school year begins with a Special 2016 Registration Kick-off Event this Wednesday, March 9, from 3 to 7 p.m. at all elementary schools. Watch a video showing what it is like to be in kindergarten.
Initial designs for the new Patrick Henry School and recreation center were presented to the Patrick Henry Advisory Group on Wednesday evening. Learn more about the design options and ways to give your own feedback.
Two T.C. Williams High School orchestra students have won places in the All Virginia Orchestra after tough state-wide auditions last weekend. Watch videos of them playing.
Meet the next round teachers nominated for The Washington Post Outstanding Teacher Award. We will be introducing each school’s nominee over the next several weeks in the run up to the announcement of the overall ACPS winner.
ACPS celebrated Read Across America Day with school reading activities, VIP guests and a social media contest. Congratulations to Lindsay Stuart, third-grade teacher at Jefferson-Houston School, who won $100 in books and literacy supplies for her classroom!