APS News Release

Visit APS Principals and Administrators at the Arlington County Fair

Visit APS Principals and Administrators at the Arlington County Fair Parents and community members are invited to stop by the APS section of the Arlington County booth and meet principals, administrators and School Board members during the Arlington County Fair from Fri, Aug. 10 – Sun, Aug. 12. In addition to meeting administrators, Arlington students […]

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Murphy Joins AASA Governing Board

Murphy Joins AASA Governing Board Arlington Superintendent Dr. Pat Murphy is one of 37 new members recently elected to serve on the national Governing Board of the American Association of School Administrators (AASA). Founded in 1865, AASA is the professional organization for more than 13,000 educational leaders in the United States and throughout the world. […]

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Transportation Changes for the 2012-13 School Year

Transportation Changes for the 2012-13 School Year In July, APS families should have received a letter from the Superintendent about the new bus transportation initiative. APS is preparing for the new school year and remains committed to providing the very best in customer service to our families. APS will continue to do everything to provide […]

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Tdap Immunization Reminder

Tdap Immunization Reminder Parents are reminded that all incoming sixth grade students must have documentation of having had a Tetanus-diphtheria – pertussis (Tdap) booster immunization in order to enter school in the fall. A free Tdap clinic for students entering grades 6-11 is available at the Arlington County Open Immunization Clinic. Location: 2100 Washington Blvd., […]

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APS Superintendent to Attend a Series of Summer Chats

APS Superintendent to Attend a Series of Summer Chats This August, Arlington Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Pat Murphy will attend a series of “Chats” with Arlington County residents. These gatherings are being held to give Arlingtonians an opportunity talk with the Superintendent about a wide range of school-related topics, and to ask questions or provide […]

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Three Seniors Win College-Sponsored Merit Scholarships

Three Seniors Win College-Sponsored Merit Scholarships Today, the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced that three Arlington seniors have earned National Merit Scholarships financed by colleges or universities. More than 2,000 students from around the country were named additional winners of the scholarship and join more than 2,500 who were awarded scholarships in late May. […]

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Dr. Emma Violand-S’nchez Elected as New Arlington School Board Chair

Dr. Emma Violand-Sánchez Elected as New Arlington School Board Chair During its annual organizational meeting on Mon, July 2, the Arlington School Board elected Dr. Emma Violand-Sánchez as Chair for the 2012-13 school year. Her term as Chair begins immediately and will expire in June 2013. She fills the position held for the past year […]

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