Welcome to the 2014-15 School Year!
Upcoming Events/Dates to Remember
- August 28 - Bruin Blast
- August 29 - New Student Orientation, Middle school 9-11
Purple Days - Periods 1, 3, 5, 7
Gold Days - Periods 2, 3, 4, 6
Good News Bruins
Read about some of our Bruins' accomplishments throughout the year.
Many summer assignments are now available for both high school and middle school classes.
Jump Start registration opens Friday, June 20th! This program will assist rising seventh grade students in making the transition to Lake Braddock. Topics covered will include: a tour of the building, practice opening lockers, learning how to read your schedule and organize your materials, and a learning styles and study skills review. Parents my register their student for one of the following sessions:
Session A: Wednesday, August 20th 9 AM – 2 PM
Session B: Thursday, August 21st 9 AM – 2 PM
Session C: Friday, August 22nd 9 AM – 2 PM
There will be a fee of $15.00 which will include lunch and a Lake Braddock t-shirt! Space is limited to 100 students per session so make sure you register early to reserve your spot!
Please note that transportation will not be provided for this program.
To register please complete the attached Jump Start Registration Form and Emergency Care Card and return to Sarah Padilla, Lake Braddock Secondary School, After-School Specialist. Make sure you have included your $15 registration fee.
Blackboard Mobile App
Due to budget constraints, the Blackboard Mobile Learn App will no longer be available to students free of charge next year. As of July 1, the app will be available for a one-time, in-app purchase of $1.99. This app is not required for students. As a reminder, Parent View is not supported by this app.
Once you download and install the app, search for the school "1AC3ZW" to access the Fairfax County Public Schools pilot program. Log into the app using your FCPS 24-7 username and password to access content your teachers post on FCPS 24-7 Learning.
Bring Your Own Device…aka BYOD
Fairfax County Public Schools has approved the use of registered personally-owned computing devices by students as instructional tools. Devices with Wi-Fi capability that can be registered include laptops, netbooks, tablets, e-readers, and smartphones. Students will be allowed to use devices with an “FCPS APPROVED” sticker with teacher permission in the classroom. Students will need to register these devices for use at LBSS.