School Board Work Sessions and Other Meetings

Work Sessions

In addition to regular School Board meetings, the Board also convenes in Work Session and other special meetings.  The School Board holds work sessions to engage in dialogue and discuss specific topics in greater depth.  Work sessions are opened to the public but no comments are accepted.  Work sessions are held at the Syphax Education Center, 2110 Washington Blvd, Arlington, VA, unless otherwise noted.  Dates listed below are subject to change.

2019-20 Work Sessions

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2019-20 Upcoming Work Sessions:

View agendas here.  All meetings begin at 7 PM, unless otherwise noted.  Meetings are held at Syphax Education Center, 2110 Washington Blvd, Arlington VA, unless otherwise noted.  Please check back periodically for updates.  Dates and proposed topics listed are subject to change.  

December 3: Joint County Board/School Board Work Session, 6:30 PM at 2100 Clarendon Blvd. (County Board Room, 3rd Floor)

December 10: Academic Performance

January 16

January 28: Work Session with the Advisory Council on Instruction (ACI)

February 11

February 25

February 28: Budget Work Session #1

March 10: Budget Work Session #2

March 17: Budget Work Session #3

March 24: Budget Work Session #4

March 31: Budget Work Session #5

April 3: Joint County Board/School Board Budget Work Session

April 21

May 19: Work Session on the Capital Improvement Plan

May 27: Work Session on the Capital Improvement Plan

June 2: Work Session on the Capital Improvement Plan

June 5: Joint County Board/School Board Capital Improvement Work Session

June 16: Work Session on the Capital Improvement Plan

Other Meetings

Special meetings of the Board may include closed meetings, joint meetings, Board retreats, Committee of the Whole, and special events.  Meetings are held at Syphax Education Center, 2110 Washington Blvd, Arlington VA, unless otherwise noted.  Please check back periodically for updates.  Dates listed below are subject to change.

November 20-22: Virginia School Boards Association 2019 Annual Convention

November 25: Closed Meeting, 7:30-9:30 PM

December 9: Legislative Breakfast, 8 AM

December 12: Committee of the Whole & Closed Meeting

December 17: Closed Meeting

January 25: School Board Retreat

January 30: Committee of the Whole

February 13: Committee of the Whole & Closed Meeting

March 19: Committee of the Whole

April 23: Committee of the Whole

May 29: Committee of the Whole

June 12: Committee of the Whole

June 29: School Board and Executive Leadership Team Retreat