The Hour of Code/La Hora de Código

The Hour of Code started is a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify “code”, to show that anybody can learn the basics, and to broaden participation in the field of computer science.  Key School will be participating in the Hour of Code to encourage students to learn more about what goes on “behind the screen” and […]

2018 Food Drive/Colecta de Alimentos 2018

ALL FOOD COLLECTED GOES BACK TO THE KEY SCHOOL COMMUNITY. Thank you to all students and families that participated!  We collected 2,320 items to be distributed locally.  The class with the most donations was Ms. Lee’s 4th grade class.  CONGRATULATIONS!  In second place was Mr. Vargas 2nd grade class.  We are so proud of everyone […]

Key School PBIS Learning Days/Días de Aprendizaje PBIS en Escuela Key

Key School’s PBIS Passport Learning Days. Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) is a framework for teaching behavior expectations to all students. When schools implement PBIS, “all students develop and learn social, emotional, and behavioral competence, supporting their academic engagement. All educators develop positive, predictable, and safe environments that promote strong interpersonal relationships with students […]


BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT If you missed BTSN, here is some useful information that may be beneficial.  Also, please check in regularly with your homeroom teachers! NOCHE DE REGRESAR A LA ESCUELA Si no asististe BTSN, aquí hay información útil que puede ser beneficiosa. Además, ¡por favor verifique regularmente con los maestros de su salón […]

Public safety for walkers/Seguridad pública para estudiantes que caminan a la escuela

This year, Escuela Key supported the Arlington County Police Department’s application for the VDOT Smart Routes to School grant-funded LED stop signs. As a result of our support, and that of other schools, the department was awarded the grant and LED blinking handheld stop paddle signs are in and operational at crossing guard locations. The […]

Dr. Myers awarded Order of Isabella the Catholic by Embassy of Spain/ Dra. Myers recibe la Orden de Isabel la Católica por la Embajada de España

     Dr. Myers was awarded the prestigious Order of Isabella the Catholic by the Embassy of Spain on Thursday, March 23. The Order of Isabella the Catholic is a Spanish civil order granted in recognition of services that benefit the country. The Order is not exclusive to Spaniards, and it has been awarded to many […]

New playground and Morning Recess

Hello Key Parents, It has been an exciting day at Key School today! We started our day off with morning recess. The playground has been a hit with our students. The students have been going over safe use of equiptment with their PE teachers these past two days and also line-up. We want to make […]