What to Expect After Spring Break

Happy Spring Break!

Congratulations to Mrs. Gallion on the birth of her son! We’re excited to have Ms. Moustafa as her long-term sub until she returns from maternity leave. If you need to contact Ms. Moustafa, her email is sarah.moustafa@apsva.us

We have lots of exciting information to share!

Tdap Vaccine Forms were sent home before spring break. Please return completed forms by Friday, April 6th. If you have any questions, please contact the Oakridge nurse, Jennifer Toma, jtoma@arlingtonva.us


Final Presentation of Learning will be Friday, April 6th from 2:00-3:30pm. Please sign in with the front office to see the students’ final round of projects!


Fourth Quarter Schedule:

April 10th-18th Quarter 1 review (students will be with their 1st quarter teachers)

April 19th-27th Quarter 2 review (students will be with their 2nd quarter teachers)

April 30-May 2nd Quarter 3 review (students will be with their 3rd quarter teachers)

May 3-4th Outdoor Lab for Casalengo, Driscoll, Gallion homerooms; Sanguino, Tem, Walker stay with homeroom

May 7-11th Quarter 3 review (students will be with their 3rd quarter teachers)

May 14-15th Outdoor Lab for Sanguino, Tem, Walker homerooms; Casalengo, Driscoll, Gallion stay with homeroom

May 16th-June 20th: Quarter 1 Teachers


SOL Dates

Science– Friday, May 18th

Reading– Monday & Tuesday, May 21 &22

Math- Wednesday & Thursday, May 30 & 31


Outdoor Lab:

General Information about what to expect: https://outdoorlab.org/education/fifth/

Online copies of all paperwork (hard copies will be sent home week of April 2-6): https://www.apsva.us/science/outdoor-lab/

APS volunteer forms (must be completed by ALL chaperones): https://www.apsva.us/volunteers-partnerships/volunteer-application-form/


Promotion Ceremony- Monday, June 18th

*exact time will be shared closer to the event


Family Life Education– Tuesday, June 19th

*Families have the option to opt their student out of the lesson. Permission forms will be sent home closer to the date for opt-outs.