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W-L Welcomes Back Mr. Hall as Principal

The School Board appointed Antonio (Tony) Hall as the new Principal of Washington-Liberty High School. Hall has 20 years of experience in education, including 15 years with Arlington Public Schools. In 2008, Hall was appointed as an assistant principal at Washington-Liberty High School. There, he spent 10 years working with all stakeholders to increase student […]

95 Students Applied for 2020 Virginia Junior Academy of Science (VJAS) Virtual Symposium Awards, Winners Announced

Ninety-five (95) Washington-Liberty HS students applied to present their science research projects at the Virginia Junior Academy of Science (VJAS) Symposium this past school year. Following their efforts, 64 students were accepted to participate in the first ever VJAS virtual symposium. On Thursday, May 28th the following winners from Washington-Liberty HS were announced: 2020 Virginia […]

Remembering Dr. Tom Schelstrate

Dr. Tom Schelstrate passed away peacefully at his home in Arlington with family on May 20, 2020. He was a cornerstone of the Washington – Liberty High School community playing a role at many levels over his decades of service. Tom was a devoted father, grandfather, husband, friend, teacher, professor, administrator and gardener. His impact […]

Students Earn State-Wide Recognition in a Virtual Model General Assembly

Twenty-three students from the Washington-Liberty HS Model General Assembly (MGA) Club (a YMCA-sponsored youth in government club) continued to participate in extracurricular activities after they left campus due to COVID-19. Instead of in-person sessions at the Capital in Richmond, VA. this spring, the 2020 Model General Assembly was entirely virtual. The student takeover of VA […]

Students Create Most Awarded Film in Washington – Liberty HS IB Film History

Congratulations to the following students for the continued accolades received for their short film, “An Unexpected State of Mind”. Director/co-Editor/co-Screen Writer: Nicole Tucker, IB Film Class of 2020 Cinematographer/Editor: Sydney Fisher, IB Film Class of 2020 Screen Writer: Sydney Miller, Class of 2020 Sound Engineer/Set Producer: Emmett [Brady] Dunne, IB Film Class of 2020 Original […]