Due to the snow, ice and slippery streets after a winter storm hit Arlington Wednesday night, and possibly more snow expected Thursday night, according to the National Weather Service, there will be no school at Arlington Public Schools on Friday.
Here's the announcement that went out on Thursday, late afternoon:
APS Operations Update for Fri, Feb. 14: All Arlington Public Schools will be Closed. All APS Offices will open 2 Hours Late. Essential personnel are to report to work at their scheduled time. Unscheduled leave is available for 12-month employees. Extracurricular activities, interscholastic contests, team practices, field trips, adult and community education classes, and programs in schools and on school grounds are canceled. For updates about Pool Operations, go to ww.apsva.us/aquatics. For information about Arlington County programs and operations go to www.arlingtonva.us