About Us

Title IX Information

Carlin Springs Title IX Coordinator: Marcelo Flores, Assistant Principal alvaro.flores@apsva.us 703-228-6645 For more information visit: https://www.apsva.us/title-ix/

School Family Partnership Principles

The Carlin Springs Elementary School community is committed to partnering with families in the education of their children in accordance with the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), most recently reauthorized as the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 (ESSA) and Arlington Public Schools Family Engagement Policy and Policy Implementation Procedures (PIP). Goals To ensure that all students […]

School Family Partnerships

School Family Engagement Opportunities throughout the School Year August 25, 2022 – Open House – Families are invited to visit their child’s classroom and meet the teachers and staff at the school building. September 8, 2022 – Back to School Night – Families meet grade level teams and receive information about the school year and […]

Title I

Carlin Springs Elementary is a Title I School. Please use the following links to learn about Our Title I School-Wide Program. What does it mean to be a Title I school? Qualified, Effective Teachers High Academic Standards Additional Instructional Support, Early Intervention, and Professional Development Family Engagement and Community Partnerships Please complete the following survey […]

Title I – Parental Rights

PARENTAL RIGHT TO INFORMATION ABOUT TEACHERS The Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 (ESSA) guarantees parents in Title I schools the right to request certain information about their child’s teachers. The information that you have a right to request about your child’s teacher is: a. Whether the teacher has met state qualifications and licensing criteria […]

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School Mission

Our vision is to develop creative, literate thinkers who will become contributing members of their community.      


Philosophy on Teaching We believe that a broad and rigorous curriculum incorporating basic skills with higher order thinking prepares students to be productive citizens in the 21st century.  Our amazing teaching staff incorporates real world experiences for students to connect their learning to life outside of school. Grade level teams regularly discuss student progress on […]


Carlin Springs is a fully state accredited elementary school that serves an international community of children in grades Pre-K through 5.  The school provides a nurturing environment with a challenging program of instruction.  Class size ratios are small, and children receive individualized attention from a variety of well-trained teachers.  We also offer Pre-K classes for […]