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Wishing Arlington County Kids & Families a Wonderful New School Year

It’s hard to believe summer has ended and that the start of yet another school year, which starts TODAY, is now upon us.

This morning will be exciting for many kids in our county returning to Arlington schools.

And for area parents, as well as families considering moving to Arlington County, VA, it may be of high interest to learn that Arlington Public Schools has recently ranked as a Top School District in Virginia by Niche.com (Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.).

Back to school resources from Arlington County

For local parents and families considering relocating to Arlington over the 2019-2020 school year, you may find Arlington County Government’s back to school resources worth a review. This helpful, dedicated list of resources covers everything from safety and transportation to after school programs and more.

5 new schools

Last but not least, it looks like Arlington County is kicking off this school year with five new school openings! Want to see the list of these new schools? See it here.

I hope you’ve found this round up of Arlington, VA, public schools-related news for the 2019-2020 school year to be helpful and timely.


~ Meg

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Opening Dates For 7 Great Arlington Farmers Markets

Now that spring has sprung, local Arlington farmers markets will soon be opening or expanding their offerings of fresh local produce, meats, breads, prepared foods, specialty items and more for peak season.

I have been visiting the Arlington Farmers Market in Courthouse market to buy directly from and talk to the local farmers for many years. There’s also a wonderful community vibe and an amazing selection.

But there are a wide variety of local fresh farm markets to choose from in the Arlington, VA, area. Here are the opening dates and details for 7 great farmers markets in Arlington and Falls Church:
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