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School Attendance Line: (703)228-7672 ASFS is A Box Tops School! Arlington Science Focus participates in the “Box Tops for Education” program.  Have you seen those little pink rectangles on your Cheerios or Progresso soup?  On your Land O’ Lakes butter or your packs of Nature Valley granola bars?  They’re everywhere! Each little “box top” is worth ten […]

Gifted Services

Mr. Villacrusis Arlington Public Schools is dedicated to maximizing the strengths and potential of all students so they may become self-confident, well-rounded, responsible and productive citizens. Many gifted students need opportunities to think abstractly, work at various rates and levels of complexity, and pursue tasks independently. In addition, students eligible for gifted services need opportunities to […]


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About Our Counselors Ms. Proietti Ms. Hickmott Ms. Proietti is a full-time professional school counselor. She has been at ASFS for 5 years. Ms. Proietti received her Bachelor of Science in Education and Psychology from Syracuse University and her Masters in Counseling from Johns Hopkins University. She grew up in Connecticut and enjoys skiing and […]

Personalized Learning

This school year is ASFS’s fourth year of participating in APS’s Personalized Devices Initiative. All Students Grade 3-5 have been issued ipads.  In grades K-2 students share iPads. At ASFS these devices will not be sent home. Background The initiative is rooted in the district’s mission: “Arlington Public Schools instills a love of learning in its […]

Personalized Learning Implementation

Implementation at Arlington Science Focus School At ASFS all students in Grades 3-5 are assigned APS iPads. These devices will be used in accordance with the APS Digital Learning Initiative that can be found here: www.apsva.us/personalized-learning/ All K-1 classrooms are assigned 5 iPads for instructional use. Grade 2 is assigned shared classroom sets.