Open House on Thursday August 29

On Thursday August 29 from 1-2 pm is the Abingdon Open House for all grades. Stop by to tour your classroom and meet your teacher! You can also drop off your school supplies (if you didn’t pre-order an Edu-Kit). Please use the main school entrance for this event. We can’t wait to see you!

Save the Date for Abingdon’s Back to School Picnic!

Plan now to attend our annual Back to School Picnic on Monday, September 2, from 12:00 – 2:00 pm on the back playground. The PTA will be providing delicious fried chicken, watermelon, drinks and paper products. We are asking everyone to bring something to share based on the first letter of your last name: A-E: please […]

2019-2020 School Supplies

View our grade level supply lists for the 2019-2020 school year.

Abingdon Earns the Board of Education Continuous Improvement Award!

Congratulations, Abingdon! Our school has earned the 2019 Board of Education Continuous Improvement Award! To earn the Board of Education Continuous Achievement Award, a school must earn a state accreditation rating of Accredited or Accredited with Conditions and meet at least one of the following benchmarks for improved performance on accreditation-related school quality indicators:· A cumulative […]

Abingdon Selected as One of Four APS Schools Receiving Robotics Grants from Amazon and FIRST!

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 Mindfulness Initiative Featured on Snapshots

This week’s Snapshots highlights Abingdon’s mindfulness initiative. The story provides a powerful example of how APS applies mindfulness to teaching and learning to help students improve their social and emotional development as well as their cognitive development. To learn more about mindfulness and how it helps students and teachers, download episode 16 of the What’s […]

Abingdon Recognized for Support of Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Congratulations to Abingdon Staff and Students! Superintendent Dr. Patrick Murphy has commended several APS schools for their longstanding support of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and Abingdon is one of them! From the Office of the Superintendent: Several APS schools have been supporters of LLS for many years including: Abingdon Elementary; Arlington Community High School; […]