APS News Release

Update on APS PreK Enrollment and Space Availability

Update on APS PreK Enrollment and Space Availability Arlington Public Schools anticipates that all available slots in the APS PreK programs will again be full this year. Registration for the APS PreK classes, including the Virginia Preschool Initiative (VPI) for four-year-olds and the Primary Montessori programs for (three-four and five-year-olds), continue to be processed. As […]

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School Board Receives Academic Report on Positive Trends in Student Achievement

School Board Receives Academic Report on Positive Trends in Student Achievement At the Aug. 13 School Board meeting, Superintendent Dr. Pat Murphy and Connie Skelton, assistant superintendent for Instruction, provided an update on student achievement and progress that has been made since APS began implementation of the 2011–17 Strategic Plan. For the first time since […]

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APS Achieves Record High SOL Results in 2015

APS Achieves Record High SOL Results in 2015 Significant Progress Made in Eliminating Achievement Gaps Today, the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) released 2015 SOL results for all public school divisions and schools. Arlington Public Schools (APS) students continue to pass the Virginia Standards of Learning (SOL) tests at higher rates than their peers across […]

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Meet APS at the County Fair!

Meet Us at the Arlington County Fair This Weekend! Stop by the County Booth to Talk with Community Representatives APS families and community members are encouraged to stop by the Arlington County/Arlington Public Schools booth during the County Fair. The Fair will be held at the Thomas Jefferson Community Center on August 6 – 9. […]

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Sixth Grade Tdap Immunization Reminder School Health to Provide Tdap Clinics

Sixth Grade Tdap Immunization Reminder School Health to Provide Tdap Clinics APS reminds parents and guardians that all incoming sixth grade students must provide documentation of having had a Tetanus-Diphtheria, Pertussis (Tdap) booster immunization before the first day of school. Students who do not have documentation of an up-to-date Tdap vaccine will not be permitted […]

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