The Annandale Campus Lyceum committee will present the Constitution Day speech at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22 in the Mark R. Warner Student Services Building, Room 302. The speaker for the event will be Dr. Allan J. Lichtman, distinguished history professor at American University. Lichtman will present the “The 13 Keys to the White House”
The Virginia Department of Education today announced public school accreditation ratings for the 2016-2017 school year. More than eight out of ten Virginia public schools are now fully accredited. In Alexandria, 11 of the City’s 16 public schools are fully accredited for the 2016-2017 school year; four schools are partially accredited and one school was denied accreditation.
Governor Terry McAuliffe today launched a new online portal offering students impacted by the recent closure of ITT Technical Institution key information about steps they can take to continue their education at another institution or seek student loan forgiveness.
On Sept. 12, 2016, Alexandria’s Mayor Allison Silberberg signed the official Proclamation commemorating Constiuttion Week, Sept. 17 – 23, 2016, in Council Chambers at City Hall at 11 a.m. This marks our country’s 229th birthday.
First-year students not only heard about Marymount University’s commitment to service during their week-long orientation to college life, they put it into action by assembling 2,000 care packages for teenagers transitioning from foster care to life on their own. The activity was part of the annual Saints Serve Day on Aug. 23.
ACPS Express -- As you may be aware, Alexandria City Public Schools is in the process of redistricting. The process begins in earnest this month when the GIS mapping work to redraw boundaries will take place.