APS News Release

School Board Adopts FY13 Priorities, Superintendent Reports on First Day

School Board Adopts FY13 Priorities, Superintendent Reports on First Day The Arlington School Board adopted its FY 2013 Priorities at last night’s meeting. The priorities are established to assist in keeping the Board’s work focused, effective and aligned with the Strategic Plan goals. The Board’s priorities for FY 2013 include student achievement and success; strategic […]

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Snapshots Highlights First Day of School

Snapshots Highlights First Day of School In this episode, Snapshots looks back at the first day of school throughout Arlington County. “APS Snapshots” is a three-to-five minute weekly cable program highlighting student, teacher or school achievements, or featuring important, up-to-date information on a variety of topics. You can see “APS Snapshots” on Comcast Cable Channel […]

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More Seats for More Students: Next Steps

More Seats for More Students: Next Steps During the 2012-13 school year, the next steps in the “More Seats for More Students” planning process will include the design of the addition to Ashlawn Elementary School and the new elementary school at the Williamsburg site as well as consideration of associated boundary changes. Community members are […]

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Transportation Update #3

NEWS Transportation Services Transportation Update #3 With the approach of the first day of school here in Arlington on Tuesday, September 4, this update includes some additional information and resources related to Transportation Services to help families prepare for the start of the 2012-13 school year. Many of the questions asked over the past weeks […]

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Actualizaci’n #3 acerca del Transporte Escolar:

NEWS Transportation Services Actualización #3 acerca del Transporte Escolar: Al aproximarse el primer día de clases aquí en Arlington, el martes, 4 de septiembre, esta actualización incluye información adicional y recursos de los Servicios de Transporte para ayudar a las familias a prepararse para el comienzo del año escolar 2012-2013. Muchas de las preguntas formuladas […]

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Carta del Superintendente Escolar – Actualizaci’n de Asuntos de Transporte escolar

NEWS Transportation Services Carta del Superintendente Escolar – Actualización de Asuntos de Transporte escolar Estimadas familias: Mientras hemos estado haciendo preparaciones para el inicio del año escolar, todos nosotros, los miembros de la Junta Escolar, el personal y yo, hemos escuchado de muchas familias sus preocupaciones sobre la transición relativa a nuestros Servicios de Transporte. […]

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Snapshots Highlights New Transportation Modernization Plan

Snapshots Highlights New Transportation Modernization Plan In the first episode of Snapshots for the 2012-13 school year, Superintendent Dr. Pat Murphy talks with Assistant Superintendent for Facilities and Operations Clarence Stukes and Transportation Director John Matthews about the new transportation modernization plan. Snapshots is available on the Web at www.apsva.us/snapshots. “APS Snapshots” is a three-to-five […]

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APS Labor Day and 2012-13 School Year Schedule and Information

APS Labor Day and 2012-13 School Year Schedule and Information Labor Day Schedule: Arlington Public Schools and administrative offices will be closed on Mon, Sept. 3 in observance of Labor Day. Aquatic Centers The pools will be open on Mon, Sept. 3 as follows: Wakefield: Noon – 6 p.m. Washington-Lee: 6 a.m. – 6 p.m. […]

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Free and Reduced-Price Lunch Applications

Free and Reduced-Price Lunch Applications APS families wishing to enroll their children in the free and reduced-price lunch program, including those who participated in the program last year, must fill out an application for the 2012-13 school year. Applications were mailed to those who participated in the program last year and are available online. Applications […]

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