Facility Use

By day, Arlington Public Schools are home to more than 26,000 students. At night and on weekends, the county’s schools buildings are used extensively by a wide range of community and civic groups for meetings, classes, special events, and recreational activities.

To view spaces in the schools or other buildings, please visit https://emsweb.apsva.us/virtualems/. Then, contact the facility use coordinator for the space you are requesting (from the Contacts by Location link to the left)  to reserve that space. If you need additional assistance you may contact Endia G. Holmes at 703-228-6125 or endia.holmes@apsva.us.

To request the David M. Brown Planetarium, contact Chris Reid at 703-228-6166 or chris.reid@apsva.us

To request field use at any of the APS schools, please contact Department of Parks and Recreation directly at 703-228-1805 or facilitiesscheduling@arlingtonva.us.

Please fill out the attached application and return it to the requesting school for processing.

2017 Facility use form Non-Joint Use


For more information, review the policy for the use of school facilities and the policy implementation procedure for the fees and charges.