Thank You All For Coming!

What a wonderful turnout for the Open House! Thank you to all of the families that came to Barrett today for our Open House. We can’t tell you how excited we are for next Tuesday to arrive.

Come Meet Your Teachers!

  Open House Thursday, August 31 from 9-11 a.m. is our open house for families.  Students and parents may come and meet their teachers and find out who their classmates are!  We look forward to seeing you on the 31st.

Welcome Back to School for the 2017-2018 School Year!

  Dear Families – Vamos a traducer en espanol despues de ingles. We are so excited to welcome everyone back for the new school year!  School for students in K-5 begins on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.  Students who eat breakfast at school may come as early as 7:30 a.m.  All students may proceed to their […]

Welcome Back Students 2017

August, 2017 Dear Barrett Families: Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year! It has been a full and exciting summer,with the Barrett Book Blast, Innovation Academy, and many great events! We look forward to welcoming everyone back at the Open House on Thursday, August 31, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Kindergarten through fifth grade students […]

Kindergarten Parent Welcome

Please join us for a Kindergarten Parent Welcome! Meet part of the Kindergarten Team and learn more about your child’s day at school. When: Tuesday, September 5th from 8:30-9:00 am Where: Barrett Library  

Come to The Barrett Book Blast This Summer – Every Friday

  This summer, plan on attending one, two or even all of the Barrett Book Blasts. Every Friday from 4:30 – 5:30 families are invited to come to the Gates of Ballston community center. We will have games, raffles and BOOKS. Tell others what you have read that you have liked. Check out more books […]

Summer Math Reviews

Dear Families – I am writing to let you know about something we are doing in order to conserve paper.  Traditionally we have printed a math packet for each student and stuffed it into the report card.  Instead of doing that, we are providing you with the links to the math reviews online so you […]

Accomplishments and Goodbyes

Dear Families – I cannot believe another year has flown past us!  As an educator completing his 24th year, I do realize that time does speed up, and as a parent, I have learned to cherish each year because they start to go very fast – with my son finishing 10th grade, I’m realizing how little […]

Barrett APS Go report

APS Go! is a division-wide Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Plan to increase student safety and reduce congestion around our schools by encouraging parents, students and staff to reduce the number of single occupant or single family vehicle trips to and from school. APS Go! encourages sustainable transportation of all kinds: walking, biking, car/vanpooling, school busses […]