APS News Release

Arlington High School Students on AATG Presidential Honor Roll

Arlington High School Students on AATG Presidential Honor Roll Forty-four percent of the students in Arlington’s Virtual@APS German Program have been recognized for their performance on the American Association of Teachers of German (AATG) 2016 National German Exam (NGE) for High School Students. Half of those students earned Medals and special recognition on the Presidential […]

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APS Hosting Back to School Career Fair on May 26

APS Hosting Back-to-School Career Fair on May 26 APS is hosting a Back-to-School Career Fair on Thu, May 26 from 12-4 p.m. at George Mason University’s Founder Hall. (3351 Fairfax Drive) APS is looking to hire: School Bus Drivers; Extended Day Team Members; Maintenance/Custodial Staff; and Food and Nutrition Services Team Members. Candidates are encouraged […]

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School Board Approves Contract for Abingdon Renovation and Addition Project

School Board Approves Contract for Abingdon Renovation and Addition Project School Board Also Appoints Four Administrators to Department of Instruction The Board approved the appointments of four administrators in the Department of Instruction, including Dr. Tara Nattrass as Assistant Superintendent, Tyrone Byrd as Director of Secondary Education, Samuel Klein as Supervisor of the ESOL/HILT Office, […]

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APS Staff Named 2016 Connect With Kids Champions

APS Staff Named 2016 Connect With Kids Champions The Arlington Partnership for Children, Youth and Families announced (APCYF) its 2016 Spring Connect with Kids Champions who make it a priority to build relationships with young people. Each fall and spring, APCYF invites the community to nominate individuals, groups, businesses and nonprofit organizations as Champions because […]

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School Board Appoints Assistant Superintendent of Instruction

School Board Appoints Assistant Superintendent of Instruction Director of Secondary Education, Supervisors for ESOL/HILT & Minority Achievement Also Appointed The Arlington School Board appointed Dr. Tara Nattrass as Arlington’s new Assistant Superintendent of Instruction. Nattrass is currently the Director of Elementary Education and Title I for Cabarrus County Public Schools in North Carolina. “Dr. Nattrass […]

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APS Capital Improvement Planning Update

APS Capital Improvement Planning Update On Tuesday, May 17, the Arlington School Board held its second Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) Work Session to discuss options for the proposed FY 2017-26 CIP and to develop a proposal to address crowding and major maintenance needs for the school division over the next ten years. While the School […]

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24 Arlington Students Selected to Attend Governor’s School

24 Arlington Students Selected to Attend Governor’s School This summer, 24 APS students will attend the Governor’s School for Academics, Mentorship, Visual and Performing Arts or the Foreign Language Academy. Both programs allow students to focus on a specific area of intellectual or artistic strengths and interests and to study in a way that best […]

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School Board Appoints New Director of Transportation, Two Assistant Principals

School Board Appoints New Director of Transportation, Two Assistant Principals The Arlington School Board approved the appointment of Angel Garcia-Ablanque as the new Director of Transportation. Garcia-Ablanque brings a wide range of experience to the Transportation position. Most recently, he has served for six years as the Assistant Director of Transportation for Montgomery County Public […]

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School Board Approves FY17 Final Budget

School Board Approves FY17 Final Budget The Arlington School Board adopted its FY 2017 final budget at last night’s meeting. The approved budget totals $581,941,859 which includes an additional $2,042,993 in ongoing County funds and an additional $1,336,437 from the Future Budget Years Reserve. The additional County and Future Budget Years Reserve funds closed the […]

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