Dear Friends of APS,
We hope you had a safe and relaxing Thanksgiving break.
See below and reach out if you have any questions or suggestions.
Upcoming APS Community Engagement Opportunities: (Virtual until further notice)
Tu. Dec. 1 Public Hearing on Elementary School Boundaries. The Superintendent’s recommendation with School Board adjustments will be presented. Public comment will be heard using a call-in service and up to 25 in-person speakers.
7:30 p.m. Watch School Board meetings live online or on Comcast Channel 70 or Verizon Channel 41.
Now-Dec 7 Level 3 Family selection for secondary students open in ParentVUE: Hybrid vs. Full-Distance models
Th. Dec. 3 School Board Meeting: Superintendent presents School Year 2020-21 Update. Action on Elementary School Boundaries. Action on School Year 2021-22 Calendar and on Barcroft Elementary Calendar Alignment.
7:00 p.m. Watch School Board meetings live online or on Comcast Channel 70 or Verizon Channel 41.
Tu. Dec. 8 CANCELED: Joint School Board/County Board Work Session
Sat. Dec. 12 Who Will Teach Us? will explore implicit and explicit biases in hiring/recruiting practices, hosted by Delta Foundation‘s DMV DTEC-TAG Team with Danielle Miles; Panelists include Arron Gregory & Corey Dotson.
10 a.m.-12 p.m. Register here for webinar.
Fri. Dec. 18 Understanding and Preventing Youth Bullying & Peer Victimization during the Pandemic. Hosted by CASEL Cares Initiative for students, parents, educators, or school leaders.
1 – 2:00 p.m. Register here for free webinar.
Arlington Community Resources:
– Free flu shots. Call Arlington Public Health at 703-228-1200 for an appointment.
– Arlington County offers food, financial and medical assistance resources. For food, call 703-228-1300.
– SCAN of Northern Virginia shares Covid-19 resources for families.