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Rising Grad Rate, Low Dropout Numbers In Alexandria City

More than 90% of students at Alexandria, Virginia’s lone high school graduated last year, according to new numbers released Friday by the state’s Department of Education. At the same time, Alexandria City Public Schools’ dropout rate plunged to 5%. It is the highest on-time graduation rate (91%) and lowest student dropout numbers since the state began reporting the figures in 2008. The previous highest on-time graduation rate for the school district was 86% in 2013 and the lowest dropout rate was 8% two years ago. According to wtop.com, "The latest improvements come during a tumultuous school year, as students and teachers were forced to start the year with a virtual learning model and later shift to in-person classes, Alexandria City High School Executive Principal Peter Balas said. “What these numbers show us is that our kids were still engaged,” Balas said. “They were still caring about their grades and studies and really wanted to be connected.” An area of gains the school district is beaming about is the graduation rate among Hispanic and English-learning students." As per wtop.com, "School leaders tracked an uptick in those numbers by 15% and 19%, respectively. Balas said the school district had a plan for all students, but it really beefed up its efforts to reach Hispanic students this past year. “We were very intentional about our Hispanic population,” Balas said. “We identify a case load of students to help remove any barriers that are preventing them from succeeding in school."

Properties in Belle Haven

The home you have been waiting for! An elite brick colonial townhome located in a sought after Belle Haven neighborhood.

6307 Golf Course Sq

Enjoy all of the space this luxury home has to offer complete with a beautiful view of a grassy-filled courtyard giving it a park-like feel every time you leave your front door. The home has been renovated from top to bottom. The kitchen features floor-to-ceiling cabinets, granite countertops, ceramic farmhouse sink, and a breakfast bar. The kitchen flows into an open dining and living room. An expanded master with luxurious master bath, expansive walk-in closet, and built-ins plus a second bedroom on the upper level with an elegant marble en suite. There is abundance of storage including a hidden storage closet in the wall behind the master bed, big enough to store luggage, bins, etc. along with an attic, and custom built closets throughout. The lower level recreation room beams with natural light and has a fireplace to cozy up to, a new washer and dryer, a full bath, and french doors leading out the back. The outdoor space is enclosed with a beautiful brick hardscape, including a stone patio for low maintenance and mature trees creating shade and privacy. Perfect for fall gatherings around the firepit and watching sporting events. A brick shed completes the space allowing storage for outdoor items. Parking for up to three cars. Located just 2 blocks from the Potomac and the GW Parkway trails. With a short drive or bike to Old Town, Alexandria, Reagan National Airport, and all that the greater Metro area has to offer. The home is near the Huntington Metro station, allows easy accessibility to 495, and just 8 miles to D.C. Don't miss this rare opportunity! [Olde Belhaven Towne - $880,000]

Located in the coveted Belle Haven neighborhood, this exquisite family home was constructed in 2015 by Ilex Construction.

6128 Edgewood Ter

Featuring an expertly designed floor plan perfect for family living & entertaining, every room has been meticulously curated by SCW Interiors. This stunning residence features 6 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms and 2 half bathrooms. The home features hardwood floors throughout, premium finishes, elegant woodwork detail and exquisite wall coverings. The gourmet eat-in kitchen with island has Viking and Sub-Zero appliances and a separate breakfast nook overlooking the wooded backyard. Featuring 9+ foot ceilings throughout, this home checks all the boxes for modern living and entertaining. This home features an upper-level deck along with a private backyard designed by Elizabeth Norman Landscape Design. Surrounded by mature trees offering privacy and shade, the home backs up to protected parkland. An at-home office and gym, stellar upper-level playroom and lower-level family room, ample custom built-ins and storage space, and 2 mudrooms with cubby storage and counter space complete this home. Showings by appointment [Belle Haven - $3,950,000]

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