Complete Back to School Forms
Families may complete the required Back to School forms through PowerSchool.
Free and Reduced Price Meals
Parents who believe their children may be eligible for free or reduced-price meals should complete the forms and return them to their children's schools. Only complete one application per family.
PowerSchool makes filling out Back-to-School forms quick and easy! Please ensure all forms are completed by Sept. 30, 2023.
While the end of summer can be a busy season for families, it is important to find the time to go online and complete your child’s back-to-school forms.
Completing your student’s Back-to-School forms ensure that teachers and staff have accurate contact information to engage with families.
Make sure you are ready to communicate with ACPS this school year—it is easy to activate your account and download the app to access all ParentSquare features from the convenience of your phone.
All Alexandria City Public Schools students, staff and families can use DASH to get around town, go to and from school and ride for free every day.
The City of Alexandria is preparing to officially start the new school zone speed camera program.
In this brief video, Alexandria City Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Melanie Kay-Wyatt offers welcoming words as a new school year gets underway.
Health and Safety Guidance
Mandated vaccines can be obtained from pediatricians or primary care providers. If your student does not have a primary care provider, the Alexandria Health Department has immunization clinics.
School Supply Lists
Find the list of recommended supplies used at each school in the list below.
- Francis C. Hammond Middle School
- George Washington Middle School
- Jefferson-Houston PreK-8 IB School
- Patrick Henry K-8 School
- Charles Barrett Elementary School
- Cora Kelly School for Math, Science and Technology
- Douglas MacArthur Elementary School
- Ferdinand T. Day Elementary School
- George Mason Elementary School
- James K. Polk Elementary School
- John Adams Elementary School
- Lyles-Crouch Traditional Academy
- Mount Vernon Community School
- Naomi L. Brooks Elementary School
- Samuel W. Tucker Elementary School
- William Ramsay Elementary School
ACPS Anonymous Reporting System
Please call 911 to report an emergency or a crime in progress.
The ACPS Anonymous Reporting System allows you to securely and anonymously report concerns about someone who may be a danger to themselves or others.