Celebrating Women’s History Month

Students in 4th grade researched famous women and listed three facts.  Their final projects are in the library for all students and staff to view! On March 23, Roving Readers came to classrooms to read books about women.  Check out the pictures below! Great reading to delightful @BarrettAPS students for Nat’l Women’s History Month. History […]

Join us for Science Night!

Family Science Night, brought to us by the Children’s Science Center, is coming to Barrett!! If you are interested in volunteering, please reach out to Ashley Hollander. This will be an in-person event.  We will set up 12 hands-on activities for students and their families to move freely between at their leisure in the gym. […]

In-School COVID Testing

Arlington Public Schools strongly encourages all students and staff to sign up for free weekly COVID testing as part of our overall pandemic strategy to keep each other safe. APS is providing the free testing in partnership with ResourcePath, a CLIA-licensed and College of American Pathologists accredited molecular diagnostics laboratory.

New Vendor for Weekly In-School COVID Testing

New Vendor for Weekly In-School COVID Testing: Over the past several weeks, APS has been working with the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) to address challenges with our current testing vendor, CIAN Diagnostics. VDH has advised that the best course of action for APS is to transition to a new VDH-approved provider, Aegis Solutions. Aegis […]

SEL Theme – February

Our new monthly theme is kindness.  Mark your calendars for February 17th, Random Acts of Kindness. Monday February 14, 2022 A Little Spot of Love Day! Wear Pink or Red Act of Kindness: Invite others to play. Include everyone day!·         Create Caring Cards for teachers and staff Book: A Little Spot of Love Tuesday February 15, 2022 […]

Asymptomatic Testing Schedule Change

Our new testing day and time is on Thursdays from 8:00 AM- 10:00 AM.  The testing location will be near the main door. Due to the change in time, we are asking all families that enrolled in the weekly testing to have their child get tested  prior to entering the building in the morning. NEW […]

Winter Break Reading

Below is a list of free resources that offer books and other reading online.  Also, explore eBooks in MackinVIA!

Summer Meal Services

Barrett meal pick up location will be open for food distribution from 11 a.m.-Noon on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays, beginning July 7.