Water at all ACPS schools and buildings has been found to be well below the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) action level for lead.
Monthly Archives: June 2016
Recap the 2015-16 School Year in Video
As you head into summer break, take a look back at some of the highlights of the ACPS year in video.
ACPS and City Establish Criteria for High Schools and Pre-K Centers of the Future
ACPS has begun work on the next phase of the Long Range Educational Facilities Plan that will set building expectations for future ACPS high schools and pre-K centers. Get involved in the process.
Debate Team Makes it to Nationals
The T.C. Williams High School competitive debate team of senior Fred Delawie and sophomore Jay Falk set a new milestone for the school at the Grand National Debate Tournament last month.
Join a School Board Advisory Committee
The Alexandria City School Board has openings on a number of advisory committees. Here’s how to get involved.
Thank You to Our ACPS Partners
ACPS said ‘thank you’ to its awesome partners by serving lunch on the patio outside Central Office.
T.C. Williams Celebrates Class of 2016 Graduates
T.C. Williams High School celebrated the graduation of 667 students on Saturday at a ceremony where the commencement address was given by U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King, Jr.
“Titans for the 21st Century” — U.S. Education Secretary Gives Commencement Speech at T.C. Graduation
U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King, Jr. inspires Class of 2016 graduates to be bold and resilient. Read his full speech and see video from the ceremony.
Congratulations to T.C. Williams Valedictorian and Salutatorian
Congratulations to T.C. Williams Valedictorian Laura Wilcox and Salutatorian Hannah Bates.
See the T.C. Graduates Heading to College Next Year
This fall, 331 students from T.C. Williams will be heading off to college, several of whom will be going to some of the top colleges in the United States. We wish them all the best.
International Academy Celebrates Inaugural Graduating Class
The International Academy held its inaugural celebration of graduating seniors on June 9. The 102 students, who entered the program as freshman, are the first group to graduate the program. View photos from the celebration.
ACPS Moving Forward with Restorative Practices
This week, Superintendent Alvin L. Crawley presented the progress ACPS has made on implementing restorative practices at T.C. Williams High School.
Schools Celebrate Spring with Strawberries and Greens from School Gardens
Students at Charles Barrett, Jefferson-Houston, Lyles-Crouch, MacArthur, George Mason Elementary School, Maury and Mount Vernon enjoyed strawberries and greens grown in their own school gardens in celebration of Strawberries and Greens Day.
Scholarship Fund Celebrates 30 Years of Supporting Students
The Scholarship Fund of Alexandria awarded almost half a million dollars in college scholarships to members of the T.C. Williams Class of 2016 at the 30th anniversary awards ceremony. Watch a video to learn some of the remarkable stories of the recipients.
T.C. Williams Senior Honored with Alexandria Historical Society High School Award
T.C. Williams senior Aaron Higgins was recently honored with the Alexandria Historical Society’s High School Award for his exceptional commitment to the study of history.