Archives: ‘Schools’

NOVA Appoints New Vice President Of Institutional Advancement

December 22nd, 2016 | [From: Schools]

Northern Virginia Community College is pleased to announce the appointment of Elizabeth K. Weatherly as Vice President of Institutional Advancement. Weatherly has joined the senior leadership of the college and will head the areas of fundraising and development; marketing, media relations, social media, communications, government relations and athletics.

Alexandria City Council Approves New preK-8 Patrick Henry School And New Recreation Center

December 21st, 2016 | [From: 2016 Year In Review, Schools, Top Stories]

The Alexandria City Council on Saturday unanimously approved a new preK-8 school and new City recreation center on the site of Patrick Henry Elementary School and Patrick Henry Recreation Center.

T.C. Williams Seniors Win Northern Virginia Regionals Of The “We the People” Competition

December 19th, 2016 | [From: Other News, Schools]

Congratulations to the T.C. Williams seniors in RaAlim Shabazz’s Honors 12 Virginia and U.S. Government – We the People class, who won the Northern Virginia Regional “We the People” competition.

Marymount’s Sister Patricia Earl And Student Sarah Hall Honored By Diocese

December 19th, 2016 | [From: Other News, Schools]

Arlington Bishop Michael F. Burbidge honored members of the diocese for their volunteer service at an awards dinner at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church on Tuesday, Dec. 13.

Simultaneous ACPS Emergency Incidents Today

December 16th, 2016 | [From: Schools]

This afternoon around 2 p.m. Alexandria City Public Schools experienced three simultaneous emergency incidents.

Alexandria School Board Approves $611.1 Million Ten-year Capital Budget

December 16th, 2016 | [From: 2016 Year In Review, Schools]

The Alexandria City School Board last night unanimously approved a $611.1 million 2018-2027 Capital Improvement Program budget, an increase of $337,111,449 or 123%.

Bishop Ireton’s Model UN Team Ranked In Top 150 In North America

December 14th, 2016 | [From: Other News, Schools]

The Bishop Ireton Model UN Team, under the direction of Mr. Mike Rauer, was recently named as one of the 150 Best Model UN Teams in North America by the Best Delegate Organization.

Proposed ACPS Capital Budget Grows To $608.2 Million

December 13th, 2016 | [From: 2016 Year In Review, Schools, Top Stories]

The Alexandria City School Board is currently considering a $608.2 million ten-year Capital. Improvement Program Budget, up $83 million from the $515.7 million CIP budget proposed by ACPS Superintendent Alvin Crawley in October. The Board will adopt a fiscal year 2018-2027 CIP budget on Thursday night.

NOVA Receives $100,000 From Capital One To Develop Cybersecurity Pathway

December 12th, 2016 | [From: Schools, Top Stories]

Northern Virginia Community College has received a $100,000 grant from Capital One Foundation to help develop the Cybersecurity Career Pathways Project that will inform and support middle and high school students in the Northern Virginia Region who wish to explore and hopefully pursue a career in cybersecurity.

Planning Commission Unanimously Approves Patrick Henry Project Design

December 12th, 2016 | [From: Schools, Top Stories]

The Planning Commission unanimously approved the design of Patrick Henry Project on Tuesday saying that they believed the design of the new school and the new recreation center was a good use of the land.