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New Today: (9/30) The FCPS College Fair and College Night events offer a venue for high school students/parents annually to meet with colleges/universities to share information and answer questions about their institutions. Approximately 400 colleges attend these events. The College Fair traditionally draws approximately 10,000 students and parents. College Night, held the following evening, attracts between 4,000 and 5,000 attendees. In addition to the open-fair setting, College Night features workshops related to the college admissions process. Find out more.

FCPS Cares

FCPS has a new way for parents, students, colleagues, and community to recognize extraordinary employees through FCPS Cares. Read more here.

Continuing Interest

  • Haycock Elementary School Named 2014 National Blue Ribbon School (9/30/14) Full
  • Twenty-Five FCPS Students Named 2015 National Achievement Semifinalists (9/24/14) Full
  • FCPS Students to Participate in International Walk to School Day October 8 (9/24/14) Full
  • FCPS Posts Graduation Rate of 92.9 Percent (9/24/14) Full
  • Edison High School to Host Leadership Summit for High School Writing Tutors (9/22/14) Full
  • Fairfax County School Board Approves FCPS Portrait of a Graduate, Strategic Goal Areas (9/19/14) Full
  • FCPS to Install Tobacco-Free Zone Signage on Fields and Playgrounds (9/19/14) Full

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When Fairfax County Public Schools have a schedule change (closing or delay) due to inclement weather or other emergencies, the information is communicated as soon as the decision is made in these ways: 

  • Posted here, Facebook and Twitter.
  • Posted on TV Channel 21 (Cox Communications, Reston Comcast, and Verizon cable customers only).
  • Sent via e-mail to parents, employees, and KIT Plus subscribers of Delayed Openings and School Closings through the Keep in Touch e-mail notification system.
  • Called in to area radio and television stations.
  • Sent via text message to Keep in Touch Plus subscribers who have opted to receive Delayed Openings and School Closings.

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At Sandburg Middle School, students catch up with old friends and make new friends on the first day of the 2014-15 school year.

At Sandburg Middle School, students catch up with old friends and make new friends on the first day of the 2014-15 school year.

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