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Bird Houses for Earth Day

On Monday April 22nd, Earth Day 2019, PEP students and volunteers placed handmade birdhouses in Barcroft Park.

The Happenings at ACC

Check out the new ACC Friday announcements video series: The Happenings at ACC!

ACC Students Speak at Ford’s Theater

Eleventh grade Academic Academy students presented persuasive speeches at the “Stand Up, Be Heard” oratory program at the historic Ford’s Theater in Washington DC on May 23.  The students worked most of the year crafting speeches and refining their public speaking skills through a series of games and lessons facilitated by Ford’s Theater teaching artist […]

Job Shadow Day Success

On April 11th, Arlington Tech 10th Grade students partnered with a variety of nearby community businesses for their Job Shadow Day.

Color of Leadership Support

Career Center staff and students enthusiastically supported the Color of Leadership Conference at Kenmore MS on March 30th. 

Japan Day Celebration

On March 31, the Career Center hosted Japan Day and its many associated festivities for five hours.  The school was honored to recognize the students and staff from Engei High School that traveled from our sister school in Tokyo, Japan.  Student support for the event included an AFJRTOC Color Guard, the culinary art students prepared […]

ACC Alumni: Stories of Success

Recently, EMT teacher Saruhan Hatipoglu received the email message below from former student Umang Gurung. Umang’s words highlight the impact that Arlington Career Center teachers have on their students as they transition from APS to college, career, and beyond. Congratulations to Umang and Mr. Hatipoglu on their great successes! Hey Mr. Saruhan!   This is […]