ACPS in the News

A lot happened this past month! Here's a roundup of ACPS in the news:

To celebrate Equity in Education Month, we tagged along with CBS19 to visit Alexander Groff's classroom at Walton Middle School to see how he's implementing Culturally Responsive Teaching methods in his classroom. » CBS19: "Culturally Responsive Training improving student test scores"

This month, CATEC received a donation of an ambulance from UVA Health for its EMT program. » CBS19: "CATEC receives ambulance donation from UVA Health"

On March 18, the Building Goodness Foundation and Alloy Workshop built a garden classroom for Greer Elementary. » CBS19: "New garden creates outdoor classroom for Greer Elementary students"

This month, two ACPS students worked with the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank to collect canned goods for the organization's School Food Drive. » NBC29: "AHS students collecting donations for Blue Ridge Area Food Bank"

Did you know that ACPS offers a program to students that helps them earn an associate's degree while still in high school? » NBC29: "ACPS program guarantees associate’s degree by high school graduation"

ACPS is looking to alleviate overcrowding by working with the local government to fund two new elementary schools and a new high school center. » NBC29: "Albemarle County planning to spend millions to build new schools; more may be needed"

Our administration is always working to provide our students with the best school environment possible. » NBC29: "ACPS exceeding Virginia’s standards for education"

An AHS senior's work with our talent development program helped her win a Posse Scholarship. » NBC29: "AHS student receives scholarship after working in talent development program"

Last month, Crozet Elementary School celebrated the structure of the new addition to the school reaching its highest point in construction. » ACPS Video: "Crozet Elementary School Celebrates Topping Out of New Addition"

Woodbrook Elementary School celebrated Black History Month by honoring students who embody the characteristics of Martin Luther King Jr. ACPS Video: "Woodbrook Celebrates Student Leaders"

Superintendent Dr. Haas sat down with ACPS' legislative officer, Dr. Helen Dunn, to talk a little about the proposed budget for the upcoming school year. » ACPS Video: "Dr. Haas Talks 2022-23 School Year Funding"