Archives for June 2009

Market Statistics for May 2009 are now available

Market Statistics for Arlington Virginia can be found at this link.

Recent Poll Shows All Four Arlington High Schools in Top 1/2% in the Nation

Newsweek just came out with their annual ranking of high schools which  places all four Arlington Public Schools high schools in the top one-half percent of high schools in the United States. Rankings are determined by using The Washington Post Challenge Index, which uses the number of Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate and/or Cambridge tests taken at a school divided by the total number of graduating seniors.  The results for the Arlington schools were:

H-B Woodlawn – ranked #36 (with a rating of 5.25);

Washington-Lee – ranked #67 (with a rating of 4.321);

Yorktown – ranked #98 (with a rating of 3.809); and

Wakefield – ranked #125 (with a rating of 3.5). 

For the Arlington press release go to this link.  Or click here for the complete Newsweek article.

4th of July activities announced

 

Fireworks DisplayArlington County has a special webpage devoted to 4th of July activities in Arlington. Visit this site to see where neighborhood parades will be held, where to watch fireworks, fireworks safety, tips for the grill and more.