The charge for this working group is to assist the School Board in determining the site for a new 725-seat neighborhood elementary school by December 2015, preferably for completion by September 2019. The group will work with staff to evaluate and analyze site options for the new school.
Additional community forums and other tools will be used to engage the public throughout the process.Please plan to attend this kickoff community forum on June 9th at the Career Center at 7 pm.
In March 2015, the Arlington School Board sent a letter to the Arlington County Board requesting consideration of county owned sites for interim and permanent school facilities to address unprecedented student enrollment growth across the County.
Document: School Board Letter to County Board
In January, 2015, the Arlington County Board and the Arlington School Board
launched a broad-based, year-long community facilities planning effort. The Arlington Community Facilities Study is a collaboration between the
County, Arlington Public Schools, the Study Committee and the community,
including a Resident Forum.