APS News Release

Arlington Student Film Fest Scheduled for June 6

Arlington Student Film Fest Scheduled for June 6 The Arlington Student Film Fest will be held on Sat, June 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the H-B Woodlawn Auditorium (4200Vacation Lane). Sixty finalist films created by more than 150 students from 18 Arlington Public Schools (elementary, middle and high) were selected for public […]

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ASFS Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Launch of New Investigation Station

Arlington Science Focus School Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Launch Of New Investigation Station Arlington Science Focus School (ASFS) will celebrate its 20th year of innovating education with a ribbon cutting for its science and learning lab, Investigation Station, at 4 p.m. on June 6. The state-of-the-art lab was funded entirely by parents, businesses and community […]

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APS Seniors Win College-Sponsored National Merit Scholarship

APS Seniors Win College-Sponsored National Merit Scholarship Today, the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced that Washington-Lee High School senior Katherine Windham and Yorktown High School senior Warren McQueary earned National Merit Scholarships financed by colleges or universities. More than 2,000 students from around the country were named additional winners of the scholarship, joining more […]

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Washington-Lee Education Foundation Awards 2015 Fellowships and Scholarships

Washington-Lee Education Foundation Awards 2015 Fellowships and Scholarships Sixteen Washington-Lee High School seniors have been selected to receive $1,000 scholarships from the Washington-Lee High School Education Foundation, Inc., to help pay for college expenses this Fall. The students and the colleges they will attend are: Mohmeet Choudhary – George Washington University Chantell Denney – Spelman […]

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Career Center AFJROTC Earns Top Honors

Career Center AFJROTC Earns Top Honors Today, Air Force Junior ROTC Commander Colonel Bobby Woods announced that the Arlington Career Center’s VA-821 unit earned the Distinguished Unit with Merit award. VA-821 was one of the three Air Force Junior ROTC units in Virginia to receive this recognition this year. Col Woods wrote, “…these units truly […]

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School Board Discusses Charge to South Arlington Elementary Working Group

School Board Discusses Charge to South Arlington Elementary Working Group The School Board discussed its proposed charge to the South Arlington Elementary Working Group at last night’s meeting. As determined in the 2014 Arlington Public Schools Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) and reinforced in the Fall 2014 Enrollment Projections, South Arlington is expected to have a […]

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Snapshots Follows Students Through Model General Assembly

Snapshots Follows Students Through Model General Assembly In this week’s episode, Snapshots follows a group of students from Yorktown and Wakefield high schools and the H-B Woodlawn Secondary Program as they participate in the YMCA’s annual Model General Assembly in Richmond in mid-April. While in Richmond, APS students gathered with hundreds of their peers from […]

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