APS News Release

APS to Hold First Annual PreK Registration Night

APS to Hold First Annual PreK Registration Night Rescheduled for Feb. 27: Arlington Public Schools and the Office of Early Childhood Education will hold the first annual PreK Registration Night from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Thu, Feb. 27 at Kenmore Middle School, 200 S. Carlin Springs Rd. Parents can learn about both the Primary Montessori program […]

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APS Launches Two Feedback Tools to Prepare for FY 2015 Budget

APS Launches Two Feedback Tools to Prepare for FY 2015 Budget As Arlington Public Schools plans for the upcoming FY 2015 budget for the 2014-15 school year, community members, parents, students and staff are invited to help APS develop next year’s budget by sharing their ideas and funding priorities. Two feedback options are available this […]

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APS Summer Activities Fair Scheduled for Feb. 21

APS Summer Activities Fair Scheduled for Feb. 21 The Arlington Public Schools Summer Activities Fair will be held on Fri, Feb. 21 from 6-8 p.m. at the Thomas Jefferson Community Center, 3501 2nd Street, South. This event is free to the public and no pre-registration is required. Please note that this is a change of […]

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Whole Child Conference Set for Feb. 22

Whole Child Conference Set for Feb. 22 Arlington Public Schools invites all parents to the Supporting the Whole Child Conference at Washington-Lee High School on Sat., Feb. 22 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. The conference is developed for parents with children in 8th-12th grade. The “Supporting Your Whole Child” conference is designed to inform […]

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APS Receives Engineering in Elementary Schools District Scholarship Grant

APS Receives Engineering in Elementary Schools District Scholarship Grant Program aims to inspire future engineers by spurring science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) learning Arlington Public Schools is one of six school districts nationwide that was chosen to receive a Raytheon Engineering is Elementary® (EiE®) District Scholarship grant award of $37,000. EiE is the award-winning […]

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Green Power Use Reduces Carbon Footprint

APS Ranks No. 7 On EPA’s Top 30 K-12 Schools List Of Green Power Users Green Power Use Reduces Carbon Footprint The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that Arlington Public Schools is ranked seventh on the Top 30 K-12 Schools list of the largest green power users. APS is using more than three […]

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Yorktown High School Earns LEED Gold Certification

Yorktown High School Earns LEED Gold Certification Arlington Public Schools new Yorktown High School has been awarded Gold Certification in the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program by the US Green Building Council. LEED Gold is the second-highest level of certification that can be achieved through the evaluation process. The LEED rating system […]

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APS to Hold Ashlawn Community Meeting

APS to Hold Ashlawn Community Meeting Arlington Public Schools and Arlington County are hosting a community meeting on the Ashlawn Elementary School addition and renovation at 7 p.m. on Thu, Jan. 30. During the meeting, staff will provide updates on construction of the addition. Staff will also present information about tree removal, the approval process, […]

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Kindergarten Information Night Set for Mon, Jan. 27

Kindergarten Information Night Set for Mon, Jan. 27 APS reminds families that the annual Kindergarten Information Night is scheduled for Mon, Jan. 27 at 7 p.m. at Washington-Lee High School, 1301 N. Stafford St. During the information night program, families of students entering kindergarten in the fall of 2014 will hear an overview about APS […]

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APS Budget Forum Dates

APS Budget Forum Dates Arlington Public Schools invites the community to attend one of the three Budget Forums to discuss the FY 2015 APS budget. Each forum will present the same information and use the same format. All three budget forums are scheduled from 7-8:30 p.m. on the following dates: Wed, Jan. 29 – with […]

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