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Trivia Bee Champs!

Congratulations 2018’s Trivia Bee Champs: ‘Quizzical Responsibility’ and Stratton Elementary 5th graders!

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Four Development & Expansion Grants awarded, $34,250 total

Thanks to YOU, we awarded our largest lot of Development & Expansion grants in the last 4 years – totaling $34,250.  These grants support system-wide or strategic initiatives across the district.   Trauma Sensitive Teaching Practice Thematic Units in World Languages … Continue reading

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Belmont Orthodontics Renews $5,000 Commitment

Since 2005, Dr. Carolyn Melita has invested in the teachers and students of the Arlington Public Schools. The owner of Belmont Orthodontics & Belmont Pediatric Dentistry has demonstrated that commitment by donating $5,000 to the Arlington Education Foundation for the … Continue reading

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23rd Annual Trivia Bee March 25th

Get your silly hats ready and brush up on your trivia!   This year’s Trivia Bee will include: 5th grade team from each elementary school over 20 teams of friends & community groups laughter, costumes and prizes! Learn more…

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Nearly $17,000 in Grants Awarded

We recently awarded $16,928 in grants to the Arlington Public Schools in two categories: Innovations in Education and Continuing Scholar Awards.  The grants will enhance teaching and learning in math, science & art and will also raise cultural diversity awareness … Continue reading

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2017 Grant Highlights Video

Thank you for a great year!  View this short video of grants that YOU brought to life in the Arlington Public Schools in 2017.

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Annual Fundraiser Raises Nearly $10,000

Thank you friends and supporters!  Our annual fundraising celebration on November 20th raised $9,440.  All funds raised directly support our work.  At the event, AEF President Amy Speare presented Superintendent  Kathleen Bodie, Director of Social Emotional Health Sara Burd and … Continue reading

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Fall Fundraiser Set for Nov. 20th

Join us at our annual fundraiser that celebrates all that we have accomplished together for the Arlington Public Schools.  This year, we welcome Arlington’s newest leaders as our special guests: Roderick MacNeal Jr., Assistant Superintendent Sara Burd, Director of Guidance … Continue reading

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AEF Invests $200,000 in Behavioral Health

The AEF Board has committed to awarding $200,000 over the next three years to support the district’s ‘Safe & Supportive Schools‘ initiative to create a comprehensive behavioral health program.  A $100,485 grant in the first year will fund: Youth Mental … Continue reading

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AHS Unity Project Represents Diversity

The Unity Project was created to raise consciousness about the labels we give ourselves and others and explore how those labels both support and limit building interconnected communities.  AHS students created a larger-than-life temporary structure on the front lawn of the … Continue reading

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