Our Approach

Alternate Reporting System

Alternate Report Card During the 2012-2013 school year, a committee comprised of parents, administrators, and teachers developed an Alternate Report Card for reporting student progress for Campbell students in grades […]

The Workshop Model

Reader’s Workshop Reader’s Workshop is an overall approach to reading that focuses on an increased volume of reading, students increasing reading stamina, and students choosing books to read.  Classrooms have […]

The Campbell Way

The EL Education Design Principles have been written in kid friendly language called the “Campbell Way”. Each month, classroom Morning Meetings and school-wide Community Meetings focus on one of these ten […]

Responsive Classroom

Campbell utilizes the Responsive Classroom approach school wide.  The underlying philosophy is that students who feel a sense of belonging and respect exhibit better behaviors.  Some specific strategies that Campbell teachers […]

EL Education

Campbell Elementary School is part of a national network of schools which have adopted the EL Education instructional model. These schools provide rigorous and stimulating learning environments that challenge students […]

Our Approach

Our Approach  Campbell is a choice school within Arlington Public Schools. The state of Virginia determines what we teach through the Standards of Learning (SOLs).  Campbell varies in its approach. […]

Outdoor Classroom

The Campbell Outdoor Classroom Schoolyard Wetlands Learning Lab Campbell featured on APS Green Scene Wetlands Learning Lab (video no longer available) – Aired October 26, 2013 Hügelkulter Gardens (video no […]