Parking at The Heights

Below is a table that outlines the various parking options depending on your time of arrival and departure.

APS Events & Meetings DPR Events and Non-APS Events
15 minutes or less More than 15 minutes 15 minutes or less More than 15 minutes
Before 6:00pm Street parking on Quinn Street and Wilson Boulevard 1530 Wilson Boulevard Garage with validation in the main office. NOTE: This garage closes promptly at 6:00 pm every evening with no access to vehicles after closing Street parking on Quinn Street and Wilson Boulevard Street and garage parking is available nearby – please obey signs and follow procedures as stated by the garages and parking apps. On Sundays and weeknights after 8, street parking is free. Note: APS does NOT validate parking for DPR events.
After 6:00pm  1776 Wilson Boulevard garage with validation in the main atrium with Yisehak, our evening security specialist
Weekends

Please use the Frequently Asked Questions below to provide more information. If you have further questions, please feel free to fill out our contact form here.

  • I need accessible parking. Where do I park?
    • There are designated accessible parking spots on Quinn Street. The building can be accessed at the Northwest corner from these spots, or you can come around to the East entrance.
  • I am coming to drop off my student’s lunch and need to park for 10 minutes. Where do I park?
    • Parking spots on both Quinn Street and Wilson Boulevard, directly in front of the school, are available and designated for short term parking.
  • I am dropping my student off after a dentist’s appointment, mid-morning. Where do I drop them off?
    • Parking spots on both Quinn Street and Wilson Boulevard, directly in front of the school, are available and designated for short term parking.
  • I am coming to the building for a meeting with a teacher. I will be leaving before 6:00 pm. Where do I park?
    • Park in the garage located at 1530 Wilson Boulevard. Take a ticket from the machine at the entrance and bring it with you into the building. Enter the school at the East entrance, which is where the main office is located. The main office staff will be able to direct you on parking validation procedures. Your parking will not cost you money. NOTE: This garage closes promptly at 6:00 pm every evening with no access to vehicles after closing.
  • I am coming to the building as an official visitor, substitute teacher, or volunteer. I will be leaving before 6:00 pm. Where do I park?
    • Park in the garage located at 1530 Wilson Boulevard. Take a ticket from the machine at the entrance and bring it with you into the building. Enter the school at the East entrance, which is where H-B’s main office is located. Office staff will be able to direct you on parking validation procedures. Your parking will not cost you money. NOTE: This garage closes promptly at 6:00 pm every evening with no access to vehicles after closing.
  • I am attending an event at the building after school hours and plan to leave after 6:00 pm. Where do I park?
    • Park in the garage located at 1776 Wilson Boulevard. Parking validation can be found in the main atrium with Yisehak, our evening security specialist.
  • Is the new building accessible by public transportation?
    • Why, yes! We are less than a half-mile from both the Rosslyn and Court House Metro stations, and there are multiple ART and Metro bus stops within one block of The Heights building. There are also Capital Bike Share docks nearby and bike racks outside the building.
  • I am dropping my student off/picking them up from Arlington DPR basketball practice in the gym at The Heights. Where do I drop them off/pick them up?
    • There are spots directly in front of the school on Wilson Blvd designated for free short term (15 min) parking.
  • I am coming to attend an Arlington DPR basketball practice or game in the gym at The Heights and will be there for more than 15 minutes. Where do I park?
    • Street and garage parking is available nearby – please obey signs and follow procedures as stated by the garages and parking apps. On Sundays and weeknights after 8, street parking is free. NOTE: APS does NOT validate parking for DPR events.