Arlington County Board will take a final vote this Saturday on a plan to add capacity for 600 additional students at Washington-Lee High School by building classrooms in its nearby office building.
The decision to rename the school comes after months of discussion and calls to change the school’s name to reflect the diversity of the county.
The Arlington School Board voted earlier this year to change the name of Washington-Lee High School. The board is scheduled to meet Thursday and consider two recommended alternatives.
An Arlington, Virginia, judge has struck down a lawsuit challenging plans to rename Washington-Lee High School, though name-change opponents are holding out hope that they may yet convince a court to block the process.
On My Take, Clinton Yates offers his thoughts an Arlington high school that is looking to change its namesake.
A 21-member committee appointed by the Arlington County school board is recommending that Washington-Lee High School be renamed as Washington-Loving.
“It’s time to talk about the names of our schools and what they mean and why they matter,” said the chairwoman of Arlington County School Board at a meeting on Thursday.
An Arlington County Public Schools teaching assistant and coach is accused of selling marijuana to a 13-year-old, and police want to know if the guy sold drugs to other kids too.
Alex Simmons, a freshman at Washington-Lee High School, has raised over $45,000 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund.
As many of people gear up for vacations at the beach, a local teacher is getting ready for a trip of a lifetime to a very cold place.
Arlington Public Schools gave parents a chance to taste cafeteria food and get a feel for what their kids eat on a daily basis.
A skateboard accident that killed an Arlington teenager has now led to serious charges against another teenager.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.