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Aug. 11 Return-to-School Update

I have several updates this week as we prepare for the new school year, beginning on September 8 in full-time distance learning for all students.

August 4 Return-to-School Update

We are all looking forward to a new school year beginning virtually on September 8. Read some key highlights to expand on what was shared at the Board meeting and to address frequent questions from our families.

July 28 Return-to-School Update

I hope you are enjoying your summer so far! Summer school distance learning is now underway for many students, and we continue planning for the 2020-21 school year. Yesterday, the Return-to-School Task Force met to review and discuss feedback on instructional plans for serving specific student groups, including English Learners, Special Education and Gifted students.  

July 21 Return-to-School Update

I want to start out by saying thank you to everyone who participated in the town hall last week. We had over 5,600 viewers and more than 1,400 questions. It truly shows the level of engagement of our families and our staff.

Virtual Town Halls Scheduled for Families and Staff

Arlington Public Schools has scheduled two virtual Town Halls with the Superintendent to address the family selection process for choosing an instructional model for students and to address staff questions.