Enroll at Arlington

Watch the 2021-22 Arlington Information Night recording to learn more about Arlington Elementary School. This recording includes introductions from school leaders and staff, academics, our school culture, unique programs we offer, and information about the choice enrollment process.

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Enroll in your neighborhood school anytime during the school year.

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Choice Enrollment for Grades 1-12

Apply to attend a school other than your neighborhood school for the 2022-2023 school year. The application window open October 25, 2021 and close January 21, 2022.

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Why Arlington

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Arlington is dedicated to creating a safe community that enriches and inspires the academic, social, physical, and emotional development of every child and celebrates diversity. Arlington hosts four preschool programs to fit the needs of early learners and their families. Programs include Peer Inclusion, Title I, Head Start and ECEAP. Research drives instruction. A challenging literacy, mathematics, and science curriculum enable students to explore and master concepts and strategies. 

Kindergarten Jump Start August 22-25

Join us daily from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for an exciting four-day summer program to help incoming Kindergarten students feel comfortable, confident, and ready for success in school. This is an opportunity for students to become familiar with their school and classroom, get to know their teacher and classmates before school officially starts. 

  • Students are automatically enrolled in Jump Start when they enroll in Kindergarten
  • Breakfast and lunch will be provided for all students
  • Transportation is not provided

Family Guide to Kindergarten Readiness

Help prepare your child for kindergarten by exploring tips and videos for reading readiness, math readiness, social and emotional readiness, and language readiness on the Tacoma Public Schools website.

Family Guide to Kindergarten Readiness

 

New Student Enrollment

Enroll a new student in Tacoma Public Schools by completing our online registration process in English or Spanish.

First time users will need to create an account in PowerSchool.

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