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Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Choosing A Private School for Your Student

You’ve decided to investigate the possibility of sending your child to a private school. You’ve heard that many private schools have smaller class sizes,...

The Smithsonian’s Anacostia Community Museum Reopens with a New Director

After seven months of construction, the Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum reopened to the public on Sunday, Oct. 13. The 50-year-old institution boasts improvements inside...

When Your Child Finds School a Challenge

School or daycare can be equally stressful for kids and their parents. Your child’s school sends you more emails than your best friend does....

H Street Life – October 2017

While October’s weather can be a gamble in the District, there are plenty of great ways to get into the fall spirit. This month...

Volunteers Build STEM Lab at Ketcham Elementary

On Thursday, June 13, students at John H. Ketcham Elementary School (1919 15thSt. SE) got a brand-new science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) lab,...

Introducing Ward 7’s New DCPS Principals

Kristie Edwards of Randle Highlands Elementary School (1650 30th St. SE) Serving the whole student means more than teaching language, math, and science; it means...

NSO Halloween Spooktacular

On Oct. 20, 2 and 4 p.m., the Kennedy Center Concert Hall transforms into a ghostly sight when their ghoulishly attired musicians perform new...

Toy Drive Helps 400 Youth

On Dec. 2, hundreds of toys filled the hallway inside the Anacostia Playhouse. Neighbors, from across the city, made donations as they entered the...

Your Kid Needs Help, But Who Do You Call?

There is a lot of help available for kids today who are facing social or academic issues. Some of it is good, even life-changing;...

What We Learned in Our First Year

Ballou High School Principal Willie Jackson said that his first year as leader of the Ward 8 High School was a transformative experience. “So many...