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Happy Earth Day! #APSGreen

As we observe Earth Day today, take a moment to enjoy how lovely Barrett Elementary School is in the springtime. Don’t forget to inhale and exhale.  

April is School Library Month

Check out these stats about our Barrett library! (Thanks for the details Mr. D’addario!)
There were 2,895 checkouts, 6,883 views, and 4,485 logins for eBooks and 164 checkouts and 369 views for eAudiobooks this year! For the entire 2019 – 2020 school year there were only 154 checkouts, 548 views, and 638 logins for eBooks and 60 checkouts and 236 views for eAudiobooks.
Our library has approximately 29.7 items per student
Approximately 34% of the library collection is considered “Diverse”

Equity in Action at Arlington Public Schools

The No Place for Hate® program is an organizing framework for K-12 schools committed to creating sustainable change that leads to improved school climate developed by the Education Department of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). Participating schools are able to…

Thank Your Arlington Public Schools Heroes

APS is gathering creative expressions of thanks to teachers and support staff who are making a difference to Arlington students during this challenging year.