APS News Release

#digitalAPS Features Barrett’s Digital Learning Showcase

#digitalAPS Features Barrett’s Digital Learning Showcase This week’s episode of #digitalAPS takes viewers to Barrett Elementary School during their Digital Learning Showcase earlier in January. The showcase provided an opportunity for students to share the exciting creative work they are doing with emerging digital tools. During the widely attended and tweeted event, participants chose from […]

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Kenmore Middle School Students Add Color to the Community Students designed and constructed 39 tables being exhibited at the Ballston Common Mall

Kenmore Middle School Students Add Color to the Community Students designed and constructed 39 tables being exhibited at the Ballston Common Mall Kenmore Middle School seventh grade students designed and constructed 39 designer coffee tables that are catching the attention of the community in a special exhibit at Ballston Common Mall. The exhibit, entitled “Table […]

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Kindergarten Information Night to be Held Mon, Feb. 2

Kindergarten Information Night to be Held Mon, Feb. 2 Because of Monday’s inclement weather, the annual Kindergarten Information Night has been rescheduled for Mon, Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. at Washington-Lee High School, 1301 N. Stafford St. If inclement weather causes another cancellation on Monday, Kindergarten Information Night will be held on Wed, Feb. 4 […]

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APS Seeks Community Input on 2015-16 Draft Calendar

APS Seeks Community Input on 2015-16 Draft Calendar APS is currently seeking feedback from the parents, staff and the community on the Superintendent’s draft 2015-16 School Year Calendar. Please complete a short online survey to share your thoughts about the Superintendent’s Draft 2015-16 School Calendar. A Spanish version of the survey will be available soon. […]

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Arlington Public Schools Celebrates Principal Appreciation Week

Arlington Public Schools Celebrates Principal Appreciation Week Arlington Public Schools (APS) will celebrate Virginia School Principals Appreciation Week, Jan. 26-30. School Principals Week was declared by Governor Terry McAuliffe to recognize the important role that Principals play as instructional and community leaders and for the support that they provide to students. Beginning today, the APS […]

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Board Approves Elementary Boundary Refinements for Select N. Arlington Schools

Board Approves Elementary Boundary Refinements for Select N. Arlington Schools At last night’s meeting, the School Board approved the Superintendent’s Recommendation D to modify elementary school boundaries at selected North Arlington schools. The refinements are necessary to improve enrollment balance and allocate resources more effectively and efficiently among these sites. APS staff conducted an extensive […]

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Yorktown Senior Earns Full-Tuition Posse Scholarship

Yorktown Senior Earns Full-Tuition Posse Scholarship Yorktown High School senior Christian Carrillo was selected to receive a four-year, full-tuition scholarship from the Posse Scholarship Foundation to attend partnering institution Bucknell University. The award is worth more than $200,000. The Posse Scholarship is a leadership and diversity program that started in 1989. Posse Scholars utilize their […]

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Kindergarten Information Night Set for Mon, Jan. 26

Rescheduled: Kindergarten Information Night Has Been Rescheduled for Mon, Feb. 2 APS reminds families that the annual Kindergarten Information Night is scheduled for Mon, Jan. 26 at 7 p.m. at Washington-Lee High School, 1301 N. Stafford St. (Snow date: Feb. 2) During the information night program, families of students entering kindergarten in the fall of […]

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