Waples Mill is a school with a dedicated community - including an active Parent Teacher Association and parent volunteers. There are programs for students in kindergarten through grade six and special programs for preschool students with disabilities aged two through five and for students with physical disabilities, learning disabilities, and/or moderate to severe disabilities. Activities for students include before and after school programs in science, foreign language, the arts, scouts, a chess club and others.
- Apr 16 Kindergarten Orientation 2:45-4:15 PM
- Apr 16 Student 2- Hour Early Release Day
- Apr 17 Student Holiday
- Apr 20 Book Fair Week
- Apr 25 Fly Like an Eagle 5K. www.waples5k.com
- Apr 30 Spring Chorus & Band Concert 2:45 PM & 7 PM
- May 1 WMES vs. Navy 6th Grade Basketball Game; 6 - 9 PM; Oakton High School
- May 11 SOL Testing Window Opens until June 5 (more info coming)
*Apr 18 Stop Hunger Now meal packing event at Madison HS http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0b4caea72fa57-stamp7
(NEW 12/1/14) ***Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)***Changes to take place on December 3: FCPS is implementing a new automated solution for students, parents and staff to self-register their personal BYOD devices and access the FCPS wireless network. Just simply choose FCPSonboard from your personal device to gain access to the wireless network. BYOD users will only be required to complete the registration process one time per school year.
Apple Products (pdf)
|Windows Tablets (pdf)||Android Products (pdf)|
Windows iPhone (pdf)
(video coming soon)
(Credit to Ken Martin and Karen A Miller for handouts and videos--2014)
*Like Waples Mill PTA's Facebook page!
*Waples Mill School Improvement Plan (SIP) at a Glance 2014-2015
**Given the recent concerns regarding EBOLA and in order to ensure consistent communication please see the following information on Communicable Disease and EBOLA Guidelines for Parents: Communicable Disease Info for Parents Contact: Lea Woolsey: 571-423-4103, Lea.Woolsey@fcps.edu or Lorraine Trouton: 571-423-4402, Lorraine.Trouton@fcps.edu (Spanish Translation) (Korean translation). For additional information: http://www.fcps.edu/news/ebola.shtm
*Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) - FCPS permits students to bring their Personally Owned Devices to schools for instructional use in the classroom. Parents may find more information about BYOD and download forms.
*The Office of Safety and Security provides a telephone hot line and web form for the reporting of school safety issues including such: dangerous rumors, drug use, theft, harassment, gang activities, existence of weapons, and vandalism. Tip Line users may identify themselves or remain anonymous, and calls will not be traced.http://18.104.22.168/FCPSTIPS/ or call 571-423-2020.