APS held Community Meeting #5 to discuss possible Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) option sets for adding capacity at the elementary, middle and high levels across Arlington County. We want to hear from you. The deadline to complete the on-line feedback form for possible option sets has been extended to May 2, 2016. The Superintendent’s CIP Recommendation will be presented to the School Board at the May 5, 2016 School Board meeting at 7:30 p.m. in the Education Center.
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The School Board will take action this Thursday on preferences 1-3 of the South Arlington Working Group report to move Henery ES to a new elementary school at the Jefferson site, move the Montessori program from its current location at Drew to the former Henry ES building, and open approximately 400 seats at Drew ES.
As a monitoring item the School Board will also hear the Superintendent's Report of SAWG Preference #4 on possible options for a new elementary school in south Arlington.
APS will hold Community Stakeolder Meeting #4 to develop and analyze options for adding capacity at the elementary, middle and high levels across Arlington County. Tonight's meeting will take place at 7 p.m. in the Washington-Lee High School cafeteria. The next Community Meeting #5 will take place on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 7 p.m. in the Thomas Jefferson Middle School auditorium.
The School Board held their first work session on the FY 2017-26 Capital Improvement Plan on March 14, 2016. The next CIP Community Forum will be held Wednesday, March 30, at Washington-Lee High School at 7pm.
Meeting to discuss possible new school in Pentagon City area in response to preference #4 from the South Arlington Working Group (SAWG) report will be held Wednesday, March 16, at 7pm at Oakridge Elementary School. (Announcement)
APS will hold Community Stakeolder Meeting #3 to discuss options for adding capacity at the elementary, middle and high levels across Arlington County. Tonight's meeting will take place at 7 p.m. in the Washington-Lee High School auditorium.
During the course of our FY 2017-26 CIP planning an alternative phasing plan for the new middle school at Stratford will be considered primarily to allow the Board, Superintendent and instructional leaders an opportunity to engage with the families of students who may attend these schools to find the best solution that balances quality of instruction with program continuity for all students during these transitions.
APS held the second Community Stakeholder Meeting to discuss options for adding capacity at the elementary, middle and high levels across Arlington County. APS will continue to actively engage the Arlington community in the CIP planning process to develop, prioritize, and identify specific proposals for providing additional permanent seats to meet projected enrollment growth. The next Community Meeting will take place on Wednesday, March 24, 2016 at 7 p.m. in the Washington-Lee High School auditorium.
Tonight's Community Forum to discuss the next steps for the new neighborhood elementary school to be built at the Thomas Jefferson Site will be held as scheduled -- Tue, Feb. 16 at 7 p.m. at Thomas Jefferson Middle School in the theatre. For more information see the South Arlington Working Group page http://www.apsva.us/Page/30469