About Us

Innovation Vision Statement

Innovation Elementary School Vision Statement Developing the innovators of the future through a focus on compassion, creativity, curiosity, and confidence.

No Place for Hate

Innovation is proud to become a No Place for Hate school! No Place for Hate (NPFH) is a holistic, school-wide co-curricular equity team strategy from the Anti-Defamation League that has been in use in schools for almost four decades. No Place for Hate involves students, families, and the community to build cultural competence. The strategy […]


Innovation faculty and students are tremendously grateful for the efforts of our wonderful Cafeteria staff, Yaa Oduro (Ms. Yaa) and Regina Addo (Ms. Regina)! APS Lunch Plans APS is committed to ensuring the health and safety of our staff and students throughout the entire school day. In accordance with CDC and VDH guidance, we will […]


Innovation faculty and students are tremendously grateful for the efforts of our wonderful Custodial Team!

Main Office

The Main Office team is always ready to support Innovation students and families to navigate our new school.  You can reach out via phone at 703-228-2700. Please see below for who to contact for specific issues. Jennifer Hernandez, Principal’s Assistant – jennifer.hernandez@apsva.us Schedule appointments with Mrs. Peters and Mrs. Phillips Supply orders Payroll Treasurer Facilities […]


Things have changed a bit since we were last in classrooms.  Arlington County Public Health Department continues to partner with APS in the ongoing commitment to school safety.  Please visit the following websites for the most up to date information related to COVID-19 and Arlington Public Schools: Arlington Public Schools Health and Safety Information: https://www.apsva.us/school-year-2021-22/health-safety-information/ […]

Innovation Learning Log

Each week, Principal Peters sends a message to families via email with a link to our weekly Innovation Learning Log.  In it, she shares school wide announcements as well as grade-level specific information.  We encourage families to review this document each week!

Transportation Information

We want all Innovation students to get to and from school safely each day, whether you walk, bike, take the school bus, or get dropped off in a car.  See below for some helpful information! Innovation Walk Zone Map Innovation Bus Eligibility Map Innovation Arrival and Dismissal Map Innovation Permission Form to Walk/Bike Home Without […]

Extended Day

APS hosts an Extended Day childcare program available for the children of working parents.  The morning hours are from 7:00 AM to the start of school; the afternoon hours are from the close of school to 6:00 PM, Monday-Friday.  On Early Release days, children enter when school lets out after 1:00 PM and can stay […]