APS News Release

Thirteen Arlington Teachers Earn National Certification

Thirteen Arlington Teachers Earn National Certification The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards announced that 13 APS teachers have earned National Board Certification. Currently, Arlington ranks third in Virginia with 168*, or approximately 7.6 percent of teachers, who are National Board Certified. The APS teachers and their National Board certificate area include the following: Laura […]

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Kindergarten Information Night Set for Jan. 28

Updated Jan. 28: Kindergarten Information Night Rescheduled for Feb. 4 Arlington parents with children entering kindergarten in September 2013 are invited to attend the countywide Kindergarten Information Night on Mon, Jan. 28, at 7 p.m. at Washington-Lee High School, 1301 N. Stafford St. The evening will begin with a general presentation at 7 p.m. in […]

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Two APS Seniors Earn Full-Tuition Posse Scholarships

Two APS Seniors Earn Full-Tuition Posse Scholarships Wakefield High School’s Briana Rusin and Washington-Lee High School’s Natalie “Coco” Hewitt were selected as Posse Scholarship recipients. Each student will receive a four-year, full-tuition scholarship, worth more than $140,000 each, to a Posse Foundation partnering institutions. Rusin, who plans to attend Pepperdine University, and Hewitt, who plans […]

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APS Social Media Platforms to Launch in January

APS Social Media Platforms to Launch in January Based on the community feedback APS is receiving about the current boundary process for the new elementary school on the Williamsburg campus, as well as an interest in increasing communications overall, APS is working to develop a social media presence to engage the community in a new […]

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School Board Appoints Assistant Superintendent of Information Services

School Board Appoints Assistant Superintendent of Information Services At last night’s meeting, the School Board approved the appointment of Rajesh Adusumilli as Assistant Superintendent for Information Services. Adusumilli has been the interim Assistant Superintendent since August. “Raj has done a tremendous job since stepping into this key leadership role over the summer,” said Superintendent Dr. […]

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Sounds of the Holiday Season AETV Winter Concert Broadcast Schedule

Sounds of the Holiday Season AETV Winter Concert Broadcast Schedule As winter break begins, Arlington Educational TV (AETV) invites APS families and the community to enjoy the sounds of the holiday season. AETV will broadcast APS concerts throughout winter break. Gunston Winter Band Concert – Sat, Dec. 22, 7 a.m. and Sun, Dec. 23, 7 […]

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APS to Hold January Meetings on the New Elementary School at Williamsburg

APS to Hold January Meetings on the New Elementary School at Williamsburg Arlington Public Schools will hold a series of meetings in January on the new elementary school on the Williamsburg Middle School site. The meetings are open to the community. Wed, Jan. 9, 2013 from 7-9 p.m. Building Level Planning Committee (BLPC) Work Session […]

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Arlington Science Focus Principal Named Administrator of the Year

Arlington Science Focus Principal Named Administrator of the Year Arlington Science Focus School Principal Mary Begley was named Administrator of the Year by the Greater Washington Reading Council at its annual conference in Fairfax yesterday. Each local council of the Virginia State Reading Association (VSRA) is challenged to select its “most outstanding administrator of literacy.” […]

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We’re Moving: Clarendon and Syphax Education Centers to Relocate

We’re Moving: Clarendon and Syphax Education Centers to Relocate This week, crews will begin moving offices currently located at the Clarendon Education Center and the Syphax Education Center to the new Syphax Education Center located at the Sequoia Building 2, 2110 Washington Blvd. The new Syphax Education Center, opening Jan. 2, 2013, combines the administrative […]

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