As Deal and Wilson approach capacity, and as D.C. prepares to redraw school boundaries, Bancroft parents in Mt. Pleasant worry their kids will lose access to the city's best middle schools.
A particularly egregious case at Salisbury University has prompted Maryland Senate lawmakers to increase the penalties for hazing ten-fold.
Mayoral contender and D.C. Council member Muriel Bowser said she wants to replicate the educational successes of Alice Deal Middle School. But does the school really offer a model for the whole city?
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