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  • Final Exam Schedule

    Tuesday, February 3rd - Day 2
    First day of Semester 2

    Wednesday, February 4th – Day 1
    2nd and 4th blocks, Midterms yearlong Day 1 classes

  • Scholastic Bowl Tournament

    Congratulations to the Edison Academic Team for placing second at the Conference 13 Scholastic Bowl Tournament Saturday, January 17th here at Edison. Edison advances to the 5A North Regional Tournament, to be held on Saturday, January 31 at Albemarle High School in Charlottesville. Go Eagles!

  • Edison Drama One Act Festival

    Edison Drama Presents One Act Festival Thursday, February 5 & Friday, February 6 at 7:00pm. 8 shows over two nights! Student Directed One Acts. Purchase tickets at the door for $5, one price for everyone. Purchase tickets online at OneAct Festival 2015. Limited free tickets for Senior Citizens at Reservations.

  • Edison Science Fair

    Edison High School will be hosting a Science Fair on Saturday February 7th from 9:00-12:00 in the Lecture Hall. We welcome parents and the public to view our student projects beginning at 10:30. If you have any questions or are interested in judging, please contact Laura Prince at ldprince@fcps.edu.

  • Edison's 4th Annual HBCU Fair

    Edison High School’s 4th Annual Historically Black Colleges & Universities(HBCU) Fair will be held Thursday, February 19th, 2015 12:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Speak to Historically Black Colleges and Universities campus representatives at The Edison High School HBCU College Fair! Some representatives will be providing: application fee waivers, scholarship awards, and on-site admissions opportunities. For more information download the flyer or contact: Ms. Rivera, College & Career Center Specialist (703) 924-8028 or iris.rivera@fcps.edu.

  • College Partnership Program (CPP) Recruitment

    The College Partnership Program (CPP) recruitment is open through Friday, March 20th , we are looking for eligible candidates for the program. The program is for 9th through 11th grade students with a 2.5 GPA in their core subjects, but preference is given to first generation students.  CPP is a motivational program designed to increase the academic aspiration and enrollment of students in college, particularly first generation college students and minority students. Services include academic counseling, college orientation, parents and community involvement.  Factors for consideration of candidates (they do not have to meet all the criteria, just some):

    • Represents first generation college attendance
    • Member of an ethnic minority
    • Demonstrates ability to achieve and maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5
    • Is a member of one of the NCLB subgroups identified as being in the achievement gap
    • Demonstrates willingness to pursue advanced coursework
    • Demonstrates leadership in school and/or community activities
    • Represents family with income insufficient to support college without financial assistance

    CPP is an awesome program that offers mentoring, free college trips, preparation for the college admissions process, one-on-one help in securing scholarship money in the senior year and many other services.  If you know of interested students who meet the criteria above, please send them our way. Applications are available in Student Services and Career CenterIf you have any questions, please contact Ms. Betty Dely, CPP Advocate by email: Bdely@fcps.edu  or (703) 924-8149.

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  • Schedule Committee Information
    Scheduling Committee Presentations

    The Scheduling Committee has narrowed down the schedule options for the 2015-16 school year. Here are the Schedule Options for your review and Schedule FAQs. Email questions or comments about the schedule to Edison-Scheduling@fcps.edu.

  • Eagles Post - Edison Spirit Wear Store

    Open on Fridays 6:45-7:15am and 2:15-2:45pm
    The store is located in the front of the school across from the Career Center in the A hallway.
    You can see some of the items for sale here and prices here.

  • Broadcast Journalism Videos - Suicide Prevention

    The Edison Broadcast Journalism class has released a video titled Mental Health & Wellness. Help is available. You can see all of their videos on the EHS Broadcasting Youtube channel.

  • The Edison High School Math Center

    Students can access the Math Center during their lunch period, Eagle Time and after school on Thursdays. Student Tutors and Math Teachers will be available to help with homework, catch-up work, and review.
    Please see attached Flyer.

  • Order Your Edison Yearbook Now!
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    Order online here using school code 5211. Or order at school in room C207. Yearbooks are $80. Please make checks payable to Herff Jones. If you have any questions, please contact Heather Brueggen.

  • National Forensics League's Leading Chapter Award

    Edison High School earned the National Forensics League's 2013-14 Leading Chapter Award in the state of Virginia. We will be honored with the award at the National District Tournament in 2015. The award is a "coveted honor... the highest recognition the Association can bestow." According to the NFL, the award "reflects 377 members and degrees in your time as coach... several hundred students have been taught communication, analysis, leadership, and social skills... It serves as an indication of your relentless dedication to these students and to speech and debate education. Your efforts truly embody our mission of giving youth a voice." Edison received the award out of more than 3,000 schools Nationwide! Congratulations Stacey Kiggins and Edison students, for this remarkable achievement!!

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5801 Franconia Rd
Alexandria, VA 22310
703-924-8000
703-924-8097 fax
Pamela Brumfield, Principal

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