Month: March 2017

School Board Reaffirms Support for an Inclusive Community

As part of the Non-Agenda Item Comment section, the School Board members expressed their support for the Superintendent’s recent letter to families reassuring them of support for all children at school.

Northern Virginia Regional Science and Engineering Fair Winners Named

Over the weekend, young scientists from the area had a chance to showcase their projects during the Northern Virginia Regional Science and Engineer Fair. This year’s winners, which include students from APS middle and high schools, were announced on March 5.

Annual Celebration of Arlington’s World Languages, Diversity & Cultures

Please join the Arlington Public Schools World Languages Office and the World Language Advisory Committee (WLAC) for their annual Celebration of Arlington’s World Languages, Diversity & Cultures at the Career Center on Wed, March 8 from 4:30— 6:30 p.m.

Feedback Needed on School Options

As part of Arlington Public Schools’ 3-5 Year Action Plan, new elementary (Grades K-5), middle (Grades 6-8), and high schools (Grades 9-12) will be opening over the next several years.

Whole Child Video Highlights Social and Emotional Supports for Students

In this week’s episode, we highlight the third tenant of the Whole Child Framework: The social and emotional health and well-being of students, which enhances students’ capacity to integrate skills, attitudes, and behaviors to deal effectively with daily challenges.