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​It’s never too early to start good school attendance habits!
Preschool is a great time to start building a habit of good attendance. Young children with po
Good Attendanceor attendance in preschool also lose out on valuable learning time and if chronic absence continues into kindergarten, it can pull down academic achievement. Attendance matters as early as kindergarten. Studies show many children who miss too many days in kindergarten and first grade can struggle academically in later years. They often have trouble mastering reading by the end of third grade. Please make sure your child attends school each day!

Check out the fall edition of the Our Schools community newsletter!
Fall 2018 Newsletter
The Arlington Public Schools community newsletter Our Schools is now
available. The newsletter provides in-depth information about the November 2018 bond. Read the newsletter here!

Now Accepting Highly Capable Referrals
Arlington Public Schools is now accepting Highly Capable Program referrals for students in kindergarten, first grade or second grade. Referrals will be accepted through Nov. 16, 2018 and evaluated for possible program participation for the 2018-19 school year.

Referrals for students in kindergarten through eleventh grade will be accepted from March 1-30, 2019 and will be evaluated for possible program participation for the 2019-2020 school year.

Referral forms may be found here. For assistance, please contact Terri Bookey, Director of Early Learning and Categorical Programs at 360-618-6210.


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