Big changes coming! Starting this summer, APS will not send home paper First-Day Packets at the beginning of the school year. Parents are now required to complete all forms online using ParentVue. In order to set up your ParentVue account, you must have access to an email address. If you or a family you know […]
To best prepare for and accommodate SOL testing, student iPads in grades 3-5 will remain at school beginning Monday, May 13th. This will ensure that students have their devices and that they are adequately charged for each testing session. Additionally, the iPads will not be sent home after the testing window and will remain at […]
Getting plenty of rest and eating a healthy breakfast is important, especially now that students are beginning to take Standards of Learning (SOL) tests and other end-of-year exams. To help them do their best, APS Food and Nutrition Services will provide free breakfast to all students during the SOL testing beginning on Monday, May 13 […]
The Fairlington Villages has asked us to remind parents to not use South 30th Road to drop off their kids in the morning for school. This causes congestion on this narrow street and blocks in the residents of South 30th Road. Parents driving their children to school should be using the designated drop-off lanes only at […]
Congratulations, Abingdon! Abingdon, Hoffman-Boston and Drew elementary schools and Kenmore Middle School will receive Amazon Future Engineer Robotics Grants to inspire the next generation of computer scientists. A total of 100 schools nationwide will receive support to launch FIRST robotics teams. The support includes teacher professional development to learn about robotics, $10,000 from Amazon to expand access to […]
Abingdon’s innovative use of technology integration spread throughout the district this summer as teachers from all over the county participated in blended learning professional development opportunities and modeled technology instruction.