About Us

Title IX Information

Barcroft Elementary’s Title IX Coordinator Name: Gaby Rivas Official Title: Assistant Principal School: Barcroft Elementary School Phone#: 703-228-5838 APS email address: gabriela.rivas@apsva.us   Please visit https://www.apsva.us/title-ix/ for more information.


Barcroft Clinic Contact Information Clinic Aide: Pamela Jimenez pjimenez@arlingtonva.us 703-228-8109 Nurse: Austin Hodge ahodge@arlingtonva.us 703-228-8111 If your child is sent home due to symptoms of a COVID-like illness, please be aware of the following APS guidelines: Covid-Like Symptoms: Students with COVID-like symptoms will be sent home – please do not send them back to school […]

Our School

Barcroft Elementary is a neighborhood school located next to the vibrant Columbia Pike corridor. Barcroft boasts of a culturally and linguistically diverse community, currently representing 24 countries from around the world. The school motto is “Work Hard. Get Smart. Have Fun. Be Kind.” It is through a Responsive Classroom approach that the faculty and staff […]

School Services Staff

Custodial Staff Mr. Joseph Preko, Mr. Quan Tran, Ms. Tammy Nash, Mr. Clarence Hooper  

Pupil Services Staff

Ashlee Demastus Counselor Elizabeth Uffelman Counselor (Tuesdays only) Lamont Wallace Communities in Schools Marcelo Ribera Bilingual Resource Anna Kim Psychologist Bailey Johnson Social Worker Janie Jacobs Speech Therapist Michelle Mort Occupational Therapist Renee Sturgill Physical Therapist  

Front Office Personnel

Karla Mora, Orlando Garcia, and Cesar Celis Registrar Cesar Celis cesar.celis@apsva.us Bookkeeper Orlando Garcia orlando.garica@apsva.us Principals Administrative Assistant Karla Mora karla.mora@apsva.us Bilingual Liaison Marcelo Ribera 571-327-6875 juan.riberamendoza@apsva.us   Custodial Team Joseph Preko, Quan Tran, Tammy Nelson, Clarence Hooper Pupil Services Staff

About Us

School Information

Barcroft’s School Information: Address: 625 S. Wakefield St, Arlington, VA 22204 School Day Hours: 9:00 am – 3:50 pm Early Release Time: 1:30 pm Extended Day Program Contact Us: Please note our office’s summer hours are: 8:30AM – 3:30PM Main Office: 703-228-5838 Fax Number: 703-271-0948 Barcroft’s Clinic


Our Dynamic Duo! Gabriela Rivas and Judy Apostolico-Buck Judy Apostolico-Buck, Principal Judy Apostolico-Buck, who has touched the lives of countless young people through her visionary leadership as principal of Ashlawn Elementary School and Barcroft Elementary School, was named the 2019 Principal of the Year by Arlington Public Schools. A graduate of James Madison University and […]

History of Barcroft

Originally opened in 1925, Barcroft Elementary School has had longer, continuous service to the community as an elementary facility than any other public school in Arlington. The school has a proud heritage of graduates who return with families to share in its ties to another era in Arlington’s past. It has served students through the […]