Welcome to Arlington Science Focus School! We are excited you will be joining our ASFS community! Please contact PTA President, Dena Porter, with any questions, and see below for more information:
ASFS New Family Information and Q&A Session
If you missed the live session on Wednesday, April 7th, click below for the Zoom recording as well as the slide presentation for an overview of ASFS and information from Principal, Ms. Begley, Assistant Principal, Ms. Jones, and PTA President, Dena Porter:
ASFS PTA Interest Form for New Families
Please submit your input anytime if you would like to receive the weekly ASFS electronic newsletter, or have any questions and/or suggestions for making your transition to ASFS as positive as possible:
Note: Stay tuned for updated details for the 2021-22 school year!
Join the PTA ($10/individual or $20/family) to support our school and vote on ASFS PTA matters throughout the year. Thank you for your support!
Click below to indicate your interests, or see the ASFS PTA Volunteer webpage for more details on volunteering at ASFS:
If you prefer, you may also download the ASFS PTA Volunteer Form (2020-21) and return your completed form to the ASFS front office, or mail to ASFS (1501 N Lincoln St Arlington, VA 22201).
Learn more, including the APS requirements for volunteers, on the ASFS PTA Volunteering page.
All parents and guardians must opt-in each year (for each APS student) in order to be included in the ASFS PTA Directory. This is the primary way the PTA and ASFS parents may communicate with one another.
*Note to First Time Users of APS ParentVUE: If you need your individual activation code, please contact the ASFS Front Office at 703.228.7670.
Additional information and resources are available on the Annual Online Verification Process webpage, including Instructions for Activating Your ParentVUE Account.
See the ASFS School Supply List (2020-21) for the list of required supplies for each grade level.
For English Learners, would you like to connect with other ASFS families?
Please feel free to contact our ASFS PTA Parent Liaisons with any questions:
For other support in other languages, please contact ASFS EL Teacher Danielle Anctil.
U.S. Department of State Foreign Service Families, returning stateside presents many options and challenges for those families placing children in school. If you would like to connect with another Foreign Service family: ask questions about ASFS, seek insight, or just need someone to point you in a helpful direction, feel free to contact:
(Note: Not all applicable for the 2020-21 school year, pending APS plans for virtual/hybrid learning.)
If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to Dena Porter, ASFS PTA President. Thank you!