The Arlington School Board’s April schedule of Board Meetings, Work Sessions, and Advisory Council and Committee Meetings is now available.
School Board Member Monique O’Grady presented a motion, then passed by the Board, which urges the County Board to consider a dedicated one-cent tax increase for schools in addition to the County Manager’s proposed one-cent tax increase for schools.
At last night’s School Board meeting, staff presented updates on Transportation Services, the 1:1 Digital Device Phase One Study, and the Drew Naming process. The School Board also held a public hearing on the Superintendent’s Proposed FY 2020 Budget.
Arlington Public Schools has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education.
For the 2019-20 school year, Arlington Public Schools will implement a new annual online verification process for updating and maintaining accurate student information.
Arlington Science Focus School fifth grader Noah Tejirian recently received a perfect score in the second of three meets in this year’s WordMasters Challenge™—a national vocabulary competition involving nearly 150,000 students annually.
The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers announced that 21 APS students have received recognition in the National Scholastics Art and Writing Competition.
H-B Woodlawn Secondary Program eighth grader Siddharth Advani was selected to the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) 2019 National Middle School/Junior High Honor Choir.
Over the weekend, young scientists from the area had a chance to showcase their projects during the Northern Virginia Regional Science and Engineer Fair.
Seven Arlington Public Schools teams will be representing the NOVA East Odyssey of the Mind Region 11 at the Virginia Odyssey of the Mind State Finals Tournament on Sat, April 6 at Manassas Park High School.