Arlington Public Schools Community Involvement Calendar – November 2017

Engage with APS! (Arlington Public Schools seeks community input!)

  1. Middle School Boundaries Questionnaire – Ends Nov. 3
  2. Strategic Plan Questionnaire – Ends Nov.  15

Reminder:      Coffee & Conversation with Superintendent, Dr. Patrick Murphy – Nov. 14th at 8 a.m. Details below.

Upcoming Community Engagement Opportunities:

Thu. Nov. 2 School Board meeting. Agenda includes Education Center Instructional Focus.* Watch live.
6:30 p.m. Education Center, School Board Meeting Room, 1426 N. Quincy St. 22207
Next week:
Tue. Nov. 7 School Board Work Session on the FY19 Budget. Open to public but no comments accepted. Watch livestream.
7:30 p.m. Education Center, Room 101, 1426 N. Quincy St. 22207
This month:
Tue. Nov. 14 School Board meeting*. Superintendent presents recommendations for changes to Middle School Boundaries. Agenda posted one week prior.
6:30 p.m. Education Center, School Board Meeting Room, 1426 N. Quincy St. 22207
Wed. Nov. 15 Joint Facilities Advisory Commission (JFAC)
7 – 9 p.m. Navy League Building, 2300 Wilson Blvd. 22201
Thu. Nov. 16 Foro comunitario sobre Presupuesto Escolar – APS Budget Forum in Spanish.
7 – 8:30 p.m. Kenmore Middle School, Black Box Theater, 200 S. Carlin Springs Rd. 22204
Tue. Nov. 28 APS Community Budget Forum
7 – 8:30 p.m. Washington-Lee High School Cafeteria, 1301 N Stafford St. 22201
Thu. Nov. 30 School Board meeting: Public Hearing on Middle School Boundary Changes. Agenda posted one week prior.*
6:30 p.m. Education Center, School Board Meeting Room, 1426 N. Quincy St. 22207

*Watch School Board meetings live, on Comcast Channel 70 or Verizon Channel 41.

Community Events:
Thu. Nov. 2                 Native American Heritage Month – Stone, Bone and Clay: Virginia Indians’ History of 18,000 Years
12 – 1 p.m.                  Arlington County Board Room, 2100 Clarendon Blvd. 3rd Fl. 22201 (Historic Preservation Program)

Sat. Nov. 4                  SWAG (Students With A Goal) STEM Education Conference hosted by Mt. Olive Youth Ministry.
8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.       Mount Olive Baptist Church, 1601 South 13th Road, 22204  Register here.

Tue. Nov. 14               Coffee & Conversation with APS Superintendent, Dr. Patrick Murphy, hosted by Leadership Center for Excellence.
8 – 9 a.m.                    George Mason University Arlington Campus, Founder’s Hall, 3351 Fairfax Dr. 22201

Sat. Nov. 18                Color of Leadership Middle School Girls Conference: Brains & Beauty, sponsored by APS.
8 a.m. – 3 p.m.            Marymount University, 2807 N. Glebe Rd. 22207  Register by Nov. 3 at your school.

Superintendent Appoints Steering Committee of Community Stakeholders and APS Staff to Lead Process for Developing 2018-24 Strategic Plan
Arlington Public Schools announced the stakeholders appointed by Superintendent Dr. Pat Murphy to the Steering Committee for the 2018-24 Strategic Plan. Check out our What’s Up, APS? podcast later today to learn from Co-chair Meredith Purple about the Strategic Plan design process.

Visit to stay up-to-date on engagement opportunities. General APS calendar here. View School BoardDocs and/or calendar. See Arlington County’s Engage calendar.

Your support of Arlington Public Schools is important to our students!


Dulce Carrillo
Coordinator of Community Engagement  |  School and Community Relations
Arlington Public Schools
O: 703-228-7655  |  C: 571-305-0557
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