For all high school information and important dates, please visit our High School Information page.
2019 Summer Information Sessions
Families of rising 6th graders and new students: Please join us this summer to learn more about Swanson’s academic program, school information, counseling services, 6th grade routines, and more! We will hold sessions on July 22nd @ 8:30 AM, August 7th @ 11 AM, and August 7th @ 3 PM. Sessions will include a 30 minute presentation followed by a tour of the school. No registration required. All presentations will take place at Swanson. If you need more information, please call 703-228-5508.
Swanson Academic Planning Nights 2019
These evening sessions give parents a chance to learn about Swanson’s course offerings and high school graduation requirements.
- Rising 6th Grade Night – 1/16/19
- Rising 7th and 8th Grade Night – 2/7/19
To find course descriptions and graduation requirements, see the APS Programs of Studies for Middle School and High School.
Middle School Information Night
Monday, October 22, 2018, from 7 – 9 p.m. at Washington-Lee High School (1301 N. Stafford St.)
Families will receive information on transitioning from elementary to middle school, learn about their neighborhood and option schools for the 2018-19 school year, and attend individual sessions with middle school principals and their staffs.
College & Career Fair 2018
2018-19 Date: TBD
Location: Wakefield High School – 1325 S. Dinwiddie St., Arlington, VA 22204
- Speak with representatives from 150 colleges, universities, and trade schools.
- Obtain valuable resources from local community organizations
- Attend workshops on financial aid and employment projections
Act II Classes
Act II Classes are after-school elective classes. These classes meet one day a week after school. Attendance is taken and students are given a grade. Please look out for announcements regarding ACT II class registration in late September.