1426 N Quincy St
Arlington, VA 22207
Thursday, March 30, 2017

School & Community Relations

Parent Academy

 Upcoming Events

Parent Academy: Spring 2016

The APS Parent Academy offers parents and guardians of children attending schools in Arlington opportunities to obtain information on a wide variety of subjects. Courses include topics related to:
  • Child development
  • Student achievement
  • Educational programs
  • Internet safety
  • Personal or family growth
  • Programs for second language speakers
  • Social issues of importance to parents and families
  • Countywide events and information nights, including Kindergarten, Middle and High School Information Nights, College Night, and the Summer Activities Fair

Parent Academy Partners

The APS Parent Academy is a partnership of APS and Arlington County organizations committed to supporting children and families. Please visit their websites for additional resources or workshops they offer.
The Academy regularly lists activities offered by:

Events are FREE

Registration may be required: when registration is needed, a telephone number or email address and deadline are provided as part of the individual course description.

Upcoming Events:

Save the Date! Dream, Explore, Create Your Own Path!
Sat, May 14
9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at
Wakefield High School
Have you ever wondered what your child will be when they grow up?
Superintendent Dr. Pat Murphy invites all APS students and their families to explore students’ individual paths, plan for their future, and connect with career professionals on 

Please join us for a fun day to:
  • Explore careers based on individual interests
  • Plan early for success
  • Establish academic goals for your future
Workshops will be available in Spanish.
Lunch will be provided.
Please register here

Location: Wakefield High School, 1325 S. Dinwiddie St.


Need to contact us?
If you have questions or ideas about future courses, please call Gladis Bourdouane, Communications Coordinator: Family Engagement & Public Information, at 703-228-7667 or send an email to gladis.bourdouane@apsva.us.
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Last Modified on March 16, 2016