APS News Release

Abingdon’s Summer Reading Bus Featured on Snapshots

Abingdon’s Summer Reading Bus Featured on Snapshots In this episode of Snapshots, Superintendent Dr. Pat Murphy visited with Abingdon Elementary School staff to learn about the school’s mobile library bus. Over the summer, the Abingdon Read & Roll Book Bus made weekly stops throughout the school’s neighborhood zone so that students could check out books. […]

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Deadline to Fill Out First Day Forms Online is 9 p.m.

Deadline to Fill Out First Day Forms Online is 9 p.m. APS reminds families that today is the last day to fill out First Day Packet forms online. Families can complete forms until 9 p.m. tonight. In addition, the call center will close this evening. For assistance call 703-228-2994. Additional Help resources are also available […]

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2012 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists Named

2012 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists Named Today, the National Merit Scholarship Program announced that 22 Arlington students are semifinalists in the 58th annual National Merit Scholarship Competition. Semifinalists are the highest scoring entrants in each state and represent less than one percent of the nation’s seniors. The Arlington students are among the 16,000 semifinalists named […]

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Actualizaci’n #4 acerca del Transporte Escolar

NEWS Transportation Services Actualización #4 acerca del Transporte Escolar: El personal de Servicios de Transporte de las Escuelas Públicas de Arlington continua realizando ajustes al sistema de Transporte de las Escuelas Públicas de Arlington (APS, por sus siglas en inglés) para garantizar que todos los estudiantes lleguen bien a la escuela y listos para aprender. […]

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Stratford Program to Receive $10,000 Grant to Purchase Hi-Tech Equipment

Stratford Program to Receive $10,000 Grant to Purchase Hi-Tech Equipment The Warren G. Stambaugh Memorial Foundation awarded the Stratford Program a $10,000 grant to help purchase state-of-the art equipment that will help students to better function in their daily activities. The Foundation supports public and private organizations in the Commonwealth of Virginia that provide assistance […]

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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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