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2011 News Releases

2007-08 News Releases

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June
6-26

Teen Parenting Program Receives State Grant

Grant Award
6-24

Tomorrow is Last Day to Register for Summer School

Summer School
6-20

APS Receives Four National Awards for Communications

Awards
6-20

APS Receives State Recognition

Awards
6-18

Arlington Students Honored With STAR Scholarships

Awards
6-18

Carlin Springs Student Named Outstanding School Safety Patrol

Award
6-18

New Campbell Elementary School Principal Named

6-18

APS Reminds Parents about Virginia Immunization Requirement for Tdap Vaccine for Sixth Graders

Immunization
6-18

School Board Approves Arlington Mill Relocation Committee Charge

School Board
6-12

Arlington School Board Reaffirms Feb. 14 Boundary Decisions

School Board
6-06

Arlington School Board Honors Citizen Volunteers

School Board
6-06

APS Reminds Families about Summer School Dates and Deadlines

Summer School
May
5-30 APS Officials Release Progress Report from Crowding Project Team Boundary Options
5-30

Kenmore Students Receive Honorable Mention in Computer Design Competition

Award
5-29 CIP
5-29 Boundaries
5-28

Two Arlington Students Receive National Merit Scholarships

Awards
5-23

Arlington Students Place in Virginia Junior Academy of Science

Awards
5-23

Community Invited to Yorktown High School Art Showcases

Events
5-22

Arlington High Schools Tops in Nation

Honors
5-15

APS Reminds Parents about Summer Arabic and Chinese Instruction

Summer School
5-13

2008 APS Support Employees of the Year Named

Employees of the Year
5-09

Arlington Public Schools & Arlington County Break Ground on Reed School/Westover Library

5-08

Wakefield High School to Showcase Senior Projects

Event
5-08

Arlington Public Schools to Participate in Neighborhood Day

5-06

Career Center to Celebrate Student Achievement

Event
5-06 APS Schools and Offices Closed on Memorial Day Holiday
5-02

Final FY 2009 Budget Approved, Work on CIP Begins

School Board
5-02 Arlington Superintendent Presents FY 2009-14 Capital Improvement Plan CIP
5-01

School Board Seeks Nominees for Honored Citizens

School Board Awards
5-01

Civic Coalition For Minority Affairs Honors African And African-American Students

Awards
April
4-30

Arlington Students Named National Merit Scholarship Winners

Awards
4-29

Career Center Students Showcase Skills at State Competition

Awards
4-28

APS Expands Montessori Middle School Pilot Program

4-28

Corrected: Yorktown High School Debate Team Successfully Defends State Championship

Awards
4-17

Three Arlington Students Take Home Honors at National Scholastics Art Competition

Awards
4-17

Latinas Leading Tomorrow Conference Set for April 25

Events
4-17

STARTALK Grant to Provide Arabic and Chinese Summer Instruction to Students

Grants
4-17 Three APS Students Take Honors at State Science and Engineering Fair Awards
4-16

Washington-Lee Student Named National Merit Scholarship Winner

Award
4-11 Award
4-11

APS Preschool Registration and Elementary Transfer Request Deadline Approaching

Deadline
4-10

Parents and Students Invited to “Steps for Success Saturday” Workshop

Event
4-10

Free Career Exploration and College Planning Seminar for Parents

Events
4-03

Update on Wakefield High School Conceptual Design Presented to School Board

School Board
4-02

Arlington Student Named National Merit Scholarship Winner

Awards
4-01 Yorktown Reconstruction Update
March
3-31

Community Volunteers Needed for Two Advisory Councils

ACI Committees

3-31

Spanish-Language Book Fair Scheduled For April 9 - 11

Event

3-31

Register for Upcoming APS Parent Academy Courses in April

Parent Academy

3-31

Arlington Youth Chorus Concert April 7

Event
3-28

Instructional Recruitment Fair March 29

Recruitment Fair
3-28

Arlington School Board Appoints HVAC Task Force

School Board
3-26

APS Names 2008 Teacher of the Year

Teacher of the Year
3-25

Elementary and High School Students Team-up to Fight Youth Tobacco Use

Event
3-12

Washington-Lee Senior Third in State Poetry Out Loud Competition

Award
3-12

APS Web Page, Phone Systems to be Down Weekend of March 14-16

3-11

APS Spring Break Schedule

3-11

Gunston Middle School and Community Center Closed on March 17

Closure
3-11

School Board Adopts 2008-09 School Year Calendar

School Board
3-03

APS Kicks-Off Triennial School Census

School Census
February
2-29

APS to Mark School Breakfast Week March 3-7

Event
2-29

APS Announces Upcoming Parent Academy Courses

Parent Academy
2-28

Four Arlington Seniors Receive $100,000 Scholarship

Scholarships
2-27 2008 Gifted Services Parent Institute Event
2-27 Event
2-26

Community Convocation for STEM Program to be Held March 5

Event
2-26

Arlington Public Schools Summer School Registration Begins March 3

Summer School Registration
2-26

APS to Sponsor Third Annual Multicultural Parent Conference

Event
2-22

Feria de Actividades para el Verano de las Escuelas Públicas de Arlington

Canceled/Rescheduled
2-21 FY09 Budget
2-15

Records for Former APS Special Education Students Available

2-15 School Board Approves Elementary Crowding and Capacity Recommendations School Board
2-14 Admissions
2-14 APS to Hold Workshop on Student Stress Parent Academy
2-13 APS to Hold Summer Activities Fair Event
2-13 H-B Woodlawn Students Win President's Environmental Award Award
2-07 Hillary Clinton to Speak to W-L Students Today Event
2-01 School Board Approves Wakefield Project Development Timeline School Board
January 2008
1-31 Planetarium to Honor Life of Fallen Arlington Son Dedication
1-31 APS Announces its 2008 PTA Reflections Contest Winners Awards
1-31 APS to Close in Observance of President's Day Schedule
1-28 Ed Center and W-L Pool Parking to be Limited Due to Construction
1-25 APS Kindergarten Information Night Mon, Jan. 28 Event
1-25 Washington-Lee High School to Hold Open House Event
1-18 Arlington Public Schools to Hold Montessori Information Night Event
1-18 Arlington Public Schools to Hold Kindergarten Information Night Event
1-18 APS to Close in Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King's Birthday Holiday
1-18 Superintendent Presents Boundary Recommendations to School Board School Board
1-11 Boundary
1-11
1-11 Transfer Applications for H-B Woodlawn and Secondary Programs Due Jan. 18
1-11 APS Web Page, Phone Systems to be Down Weekend of Jan. 11-13 Alert
1-11 January 11, 2008 NewsTips NewsTips
1-08 Awards
1-04 Grant Award
1-04 Fendley to Chair Arlington School Board School Board
1-04 School Board
01-03 Students Begin 2008 in the New Washington-Lee High School Academic Building
December
12-19 School Board
12-18 APS Announces Winter Break Schedule
12-11 Wakefield Alumnus Patch Adams to Visit His Alma Mater on Dec. 19 Event
12-10 PTA Family Network to Host Panel Discussion on "Gap Year" Event
12-7 Twenty Arlington Teachers Receive National Board Certification Awards
November
11-30 School Board
11-29 Citizens Invited to Provide Feedback on the 2008-09 APS School Year Calendar Survey
11-16

Wakefield’s Doris Jackson Named Arlington’s 2007 ‘Principal of the Year’

Award
11-9 Arlington Public Schools to Hold 15th Annual Latino Youth Leadership Conference Events
11-9 November 9, 2007 APS NewsTips NewsTips
11-8 Media Alert: Arlington Science Focus to Grow Plants for NASA
11-6 Arlington Public Schools Announces Upcoming Parent Academy Courses Parent Academy
11-6 Arlington Career Center to Host Parent Information Night Event
11-5 Arlington Public School Accepting Applications for Admission to Secondary Programs Admissions
11-2 Arlington School Board Approves Changes to ECCC Committee Charge School Board
11-2 Correction: "Gilbert Scores for Schools" to Benefit Eight Arlington Public Schools
11-1

Arlington Public Schools Department of Finance Wins Distinguished Budget Award

Award
October
10-31 Arlington Students Invited to Compete in the 39th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Writing Contest Event
10-29 Arlington Public Schools to Host Middle School Information Night Event
10-19

Arlington Public Schools to HostHigh School Information Night

Event
10-19

The Arlington Youth Chorus Now Accepting Applications

10-19 School Board
10-5 School Board Approves Modified Use Permit Process School Board
10-5 Arlington Career Center Enrichment Classes Begin Oct. 13
10-3

APS “College Night 2007” Set for October 10

Events
September
9-28 Six APS Students Receive National Hispanic Recognition Program Honors Awards
9-28 APS Encourages Parents to Participate in "International Walk or Bike to School Month" Events
9-28 APS Announces Upcoming Parent Academy Courses Events
9-28 September 28, 2007 NewsTips
9-27 Testing
9-26

Four Washington-Lee Students Named 2008 National Achievement Scholarship Semifinalists

Awards
9-21

School Board Postpones Vote on YorktownHigh School Final Design and MUP

School Board
9-21

Media Alert: Arlington Students and Parents to Celebrate “Walk and Bike to School Month”

Events
9-18

Arlington Public Schools Releases 2006-07 AP Exam Results
Number of Students Receiving Grades 3 or Higher on the Rise

Testing
9-12 23 Arlington Students Named 2008 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists Awards
9-12 APS Announces Back-to-School Nights Events
9-12 APS to Hold Driver Education Parent Meetings Events
9-7 Arlington Public Schools Head Start Application Denied Funding
9-7 Superintendent Reports on First Day of School School Board
9-7 School Board Discusses Proposed Changes to County Modified Use Permit Process for Use with Future Capital Projects
Proposed Framework for Development of FY 2009-14 Capital Improvement Plan Also Reviewed
School Board
9-7 School Board
9-7 APS Posts Revised SAT Results
2007 Participation Marks an All-Time High for APS
Testing
9-5 Parent and Community Satisfaction with Arlington Schools Grows
9-5 Advisory Council on Instruction Looking For Volunteers
9-5 Two Arlington Outdoor Education Association Members Hometown Heroes Awards
August
8-23 Arlington Releases Preliminary 2007 NCLB Results Testing
8-21
8-10
Event
8-10
School Board
8-01
Event
July
7-16
Awards
7-13
School Board
7-12
School Board
7-12
Awards