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2016 SOL Testing Schedule:

Date SOL Test
5/23 Grade 8 Reading
5/24 Grade 7 Reading
5/25 Grade 8 Civics
5/26 Grade 8 Science
5/27 Math 7 Honors
6/1 Geometry
6/2 Grade 7 Algebra
6/6 Grade 8 Algebra and Algebra 2
6/7 Math 7 and Math 8

Important Dates for 2016-17 School Year!

Date Registration Information
April 25 Registration for students new to FCPS for the 2016-2017 school year begins.
August 15-19 - Forms Due: July 27 Start to Success (STS) optional summer program for rising 7th graders FAQ - - Registration - - Emergency Care Form
August 30, 2016: 3-6 PM 7th grade Open House for Schedules and Locker Assignments
August 31, 2016, 3-6 PM 8th grade Open House for Schedules and Locker Assignments
September 1, 2016, 9 –11 AM Orientation for 7th grade students and 8th grade students new to Longfellow

2014 and 2015 Governor's Award for Educational Excellence

2014 and 2015 Yearbook National Award of Excellence

2015 Fairfax County “Leadership Award” Nominee Michelle Padgett

2015 Longfellow Teacher of the Year: Brad Zimmerman

2015 CTY Talent Search - Longfellow is in the top 10 schools in the world

2015 Quiz Bowl Team - 1st Place at National History Bowl

2015 Blue Ribbon Award for Excellence from the The National Band Association

2015 Virginia Science Olympiad - 1st Place Team

2015 Regional Science Bowl - 1st place Team

- Carole Kihm, named the 2014 Outstanding Middle School Principal of Virginia by the Virginia Association of Secondary School Principals (VASSP) -View Press Release

2014 MathCounts – 3rd in the Nation; Virginia State Champions
2014 Science Olympiad – Virginia State Champions; 22nd in the Nation
2014 Science Bowl – Virginia State Champions
2014 Rubiks Cube Team – ranked #1 in the Nation
2014 Quiz Bowl Team - 5th place at NAQT quiz bowl nationals

2013 Virginia Board of Education Excellence Award

Governor's Award for Excellence in Education: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

Carole Kihm Named FCPS Outstanding First-Year Principal

Carole Kihm attended Harvard's Graduate School of Education and completed The Principal's Leadership Program.

2012 Symphonic Band was selected a National Winner in the Mark of Excellence/National Wind Band Honors project.

2012 Science Olympiad Team - #8 in the country!

2015 Golden Wellness Award Winner
2015 Golden Wellness Award 2015 Golden Wellness Award

Health and Physical Education Department wins 2012-2013-2014-2015 Golden Apple Award!2013 Golden Wellness AwardThe Fairfax County Public Schools Wellness Task Force is pleased to announce that Longfellow Middle School has been awarded the Golden Apple Wellness Award for the 2011- 2015 school years. The Gold Apple Wellness Award is the first tier in the G.O.L.D.E.N. Wellness Series (Giving Others Lifelong Desire for Exercise and Nutrition).

2010- Longfellow Middle School’s Knowledge Master’s Team finished 1st in the country

Math Counts Team - competes and wins annually at the National Level

Orchestra- Blue Ribbon School for Superior Ratings.
The Symphonic Band was awarded the Sudler Silver Cup in 1999 in recognition of seven years of outstanding achievement.

Each year since 1989, the Symphonic Band has received Superior Ratings at District Assessments.

Each year since 1988 the Symphonic Band has won its class in competition at Music in the Parks or Fiesta-Val Competition at Hershey Park, King’s Dominion Amusement Park or Busch Garden’s Amusement Park.

The Symphonic Band has placed more students in the District XII All-District Band than any other school since 1994.

The Symphonic Band has been invited to perform at the Virginia Music Educators Association In-Service Conference in November, 2011.

The Longfellow Eco-Action team earned the prestigious "Green Flag" award from the National Wildlife Federation in May 2015. Longfellow is one of only seven schools in Fairfax County that have achieved this environmental goal!

A Dynamic Young Visionary Award, sponsored by the Fairfax County Federation of Teachers, was awarded to Longfellow Middle School in April 2015, for its work to enhance monarch butterfly habitat. This special award was given to schools that most exhibited the skills of FCPS Portrait of a graduate.

Longfellow MS - 2009 - 2012 Governor's School of Excellence Award!

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