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New Today (7/22/2016): Book Your Summer is a new program that builds a community of readers in FCPS, and will run through September 7. Read more.

Book Your Summer

Encourage your student to participate in this program that builds a community of readers.  Book Your Summer will run from June 27 - September 7. Similar to a Bingo game, rising 1st through 12th grade students are encouraged to spend the summer reading using the READ! activity card as a guide.  Find out more.

Make a Difference in the Life of a Child- Teach for FCPS

FCPS is seeking enthusiastic educators who strive to get the best out of their students AND to grow and develop collaboratively with their colleagues. More.

Continuing Interest

  • ERFC Receives Award in Financial Reporting (7/22/16) Full
  • School Board Cancels Transgender Regulation Work Session; Regulation Placed On Hold (7/19/16) Full
  • Fairfax County School Board Elects Sandy Evans as Chair, Jane Strauss as Vice Chair (7/15/16) Full
  • School Board Schedules Work Session to Review Transgender Regulation (7/13/16) Full
  • Francisco Durán Named to Virginia SOL Innovation Committee (7/7/16) Full
  • FCPS Superintendent to Receive Superintendent Power Partner Award from Virginia PTA (7/1/16) Full
  • Fairfax County School Board Extends Superintendent’s Contract (7/1/16) Full

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There are no emergencies at this time.

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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 to parents and employees via e-mail and text message (SMS).
  • Called in to area radio and television stations.
  • Sent via e-mail to News You Choose  subscribers of Delayed Openings and School Closings. 

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Brookfield Elementary School students, who are members of Girl Scout Troop 3453, complete a beautification project on school grounds.

Brookfield Elementary School students, who are members of Girl Scout Troop 3453, complete a beautification project on school grounds.

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