Parent Academy

Parent Academy
The APS Parent Academy offers parents and guardians of children attending schools in Arlington opportunities to obtain information on a wide variety of subjects. Courses include topics related to:

  • Child development
  • Student achievement
  • Educational programs
  • Internet safety
  • Personal or family growth
  • Programs for second language speakers
  • Social issues of importance to parents and families
  • Countywide events and information nights, including Kindergarten, Middle and High School Information Nights, College Night, and the Summer Activities Fair

Parent Academy Partners

The APS Parent Academy is a partnership of APS and Arlington County organizations committed to supporting children and families. Please visit their websites for additional resources or workshops they offer. The Academy regularly lists activities offered by:

Events are FREE

Registration may be required: when registration is needed, a telephone number or email address and deadline are provided as part of the individual course description.

Upcoming Events:

Need to contact us?If you have questions or ideas about future courses, please call Gladis Bourdouane, Communications Coordinator: Family Engagement & Public Information, at 703-228-7667 or send an email to page contains links to one or more websites that are outside of the Arlington Public Schools network. APS does not control the content or relevancy of these links.