Programs / Services


FERPA (Student Records)The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. Rights and Procedures School officials shall have access to […]

Your Voice Matters

Thank you for your interest in the APS Your Voice Matters stakeholder survey, conducted jointly by APS and the Arlington Partnership for Children, Youth and Families (APCYF). About the Survey […]

Safety, Security, Risk and Emergency Management

Arlington Public Schools works diligently on the safety and security of our facilities for our students, families, employees and visitors.  One of our top priorities is the safety and wellbeing […]

Home Instruction (Homeschooling)

Submitted Evidence of Academic Achievement and Notice of Intent paperwork will be processed beginning July 10th. Parents/guardians who wish to homeschool their child and who reside in Arlington County, are […]

Even Start Family Literacy Program

Even Start is a free family literacy program for APS parents who have children under the age of 10.  The goal is to empower parents who are learning English to […]

APS 3-5 Year Action Plan

  APS is working tirelessly, both inside the classroom and behind the scenes, to create the best learning experiences for our students.  Shaping the future for our children — now […]

Maintenance Services

Maintenance Services is responsible for managing the day to day operations of the school division’s facilities and infrastructure. Maintenance Services performs a variety of functions and tasks associated with the daily […]

Plant Operations

Plant Operations is responsible for managing the daily cleaning operations of 4.7 million square feet of building space, in addition to the outside grounds. Plant Operations is also responsible for the […]

Psychological Services

Psychological services are available in all schools to promote the mental health and educational interests of students. Psychologists are assigned to schools on a regular basis. They serve students in […]

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Requests

The purpose of the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), a State law, is to ensure that citizens of the Commonwealth of Virginia and representatives of the media have “ready […]