August Safety Patrol Meeting
There will be a safety patrol meeting on Monday, August 31st from 10:00AM - 1:00PM, in the gym, for all current safety patrols and students in fifth and sixth grade who have an interest in becoming safety patrols.
2015-2016 Open House - September 4th
The 2015-16 school year's open house will be held on
September 4th, 9:30-10:30 am.
School Starts - September 8th
School starts September 8, 2015! Don't forget our new bell schedule. The CPES schedule is below:
9:05 1st bell
9:15 late bell (kids expected to be in class)
3:55 dismissal bell
Bus schedules for next year will be mailed to homes the week of August 31st.
Attention rising 6th Graders - Tdap Booster shot is DUE!
Virginia law requires that all students entering 6th grade receive the Tdap booster if at least 5 years have passed since the last tetanus-containing vaccine was received. Please bring the required paperwork to Jill Apperson, in the school office as soon as possible. Teacher assignments will not be given to students who have not provided proof of immunization and those students will not be allowed to start school on September 8, 2015.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the school at 571-522-6000. Fairfax County Health Department offers free walk in services. Joesph Willard Health Center located in Fairfax has walk-in hours on Wednesdays from 5-6:30pm. To make an appointment contact the center at 703-246-7100. For additional Health Department locations, click here.
Student Information System (SIS) Parent Accounts
This parent account will enable access to view your student’s attendance, report card grades, and additional information, establishing another form of communication between home and school.
Starting on September 8th, parents will begin to use their SIS Parent Account login ID and password to access Blackboard. Parents can continue to access FCPS 24-7 (Blackboard) at fcps.blackboard.com. There is also a link within SIS that parents can click to access FCPS 24-7 Learning and vice versa. Parents will use the same login and password for both SIS and FCPS 24-7 Learning
In March 2015 each parent received a letter in the mail providing a web address, activation key, and directions on registering for your account. If you need a new activation code please contact the main office during summer office hours, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm. Please use the following link to a video that provides information about the registration process and the information you will view with this account., Support Video. Once you register for your account you may want to bookmark the SIS Parent Account login page, https://sisparent.fcps.edu
Devices no longer need to be registered each school year. The Acceptable Use Policy of the Student Rights and Responsibilities Handbook now includes permission for BYOD. Please see Mr. Decroo, in room 108, for assistance connecting to the wireless network.