School Board Work Sessions and Other Meetings

* As of April 30, 2018, the School Board will be located at Syphax Education Center at  2110 Washington Blvd, Arlington VA.  For details click here*

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.

To view livestreams from this year, choose an episode on the right side of the video window.
To view last year’s sessions, click here.


2018-19 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 below are subject to change.

October 10, 2018: Elementary Boundaries

October 24, 2018: Special Education

November 1, 2018: Employee Advisory Groups

December 12, 2018: Academic Performance Data

January 16, 2019: TBD

January 29, 2019: Advisory Council on Instruction (ACI) WS #1

January 31, 2019: Advisory Council on Instruction (ACI) WS #2

February 12, 2019: Community Engagement

February 26, 2019: Diversity

February 28, 2019: Budget WS #1

March 12, 2019: Budget WS #2

March 19, 2019: Budget WS #3

March 26, 2019: Budget WS #4

April 2, 2019: Budget WS #5

April 9, 2019: Budget WS #6

May 7, 2019: Budget WS #7 (if needed)

May 29, 2019: 1 to 1 Study

June 11, 2019: Foreign Language in the Elementary Schools (FLES)

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.

September 28, 2018: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

October 12, 2018: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

October 26, 2018: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

November 16, 2018: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

December 14, 2018: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

January 18, 2019: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

February 1, 2019: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

February 15, 2019: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

March 8, 2019: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

March 22, 2019: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

April 5, 2019: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

April 26, 2019: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

May 17, 2019: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

May 31, 2019: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

June 14, 2019: Committee of the Whole, 8 AM -10 AM

June 28, 2018: School Board Retreat