The School Board discussed academic performance, including accreditation and federal accountability, as well as data trends related to the Standards of Learning (SOLs) pass rates at last night’s meeting.
As the summer break comes to an end, APS wants to remind families of some important dates.
APS provides free or reduced-price meals for children from households whose income is at or below designated financial levels. Parents must re-apply each new school year. Online applications are now open!
The Arlington School Board made several appointments at the start of last night’s work session.
As we prepare for another safe and successful school year, the Arlington County Police Department is reminding motorists to slow down, avoid distractions and watch for students walking and biking to school.
As the new school year approaches, APS reminds parents and guardians that all incoming sixth grade students must provide documentation that they have received a Tetanus, Diphtheria and Pertussis (Tdap) booster immunization before the first day of school.
As you may have heard on the news recently or experienced as a family, there is currently a supply shortage of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. (epinephrine auto-injectors) due to manufacturing delays.
Today, the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) released 2018 SOL results for all public school divisions and schools.
APS families and community members are encouraged to stop by the Arlington County/Arlington Public Schools booth during the County Fair this weekend.
As you may have read in the Washington Post or other recent news coverage, a new Virginia law went into effect on July 1, enabling school divisions to increase available time for unstructured play and recreation in elementary schools all a part of the instructional day.