Superintendent's Office

Karen Garza,  Superintendent



Karen Garza

Superintendent

Dr. Karen Garza was appointed Superintendent of Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) by the School Board effective July 1, 2013.   More.

 

 

 

 

Richard Moniuszko



Dan Parris

Interim Deputy Superintendent

Dan Parris serves as the interim deputy to the division superintendent and manages all Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) educational programs at the district and school levels. More.

 

About Us

The mission of the Superintendent's Office is to provide overall leadership and strategic direction to the school division in conjunction with the School Board.

The Superintendent's Office ensures the school system's education and administrative functions operate efficiently and effectively. The office ensures necessary short and long term action plans are developed and implemented to achieve the school board goals and operational expectations.

The office serves students, parents, families, business, and community members and as such, the superintendent has a number of advisory councils to get community input including:

What We Offer

  • Oversight of student activities including:
    • athletics
    • safety patrols
    • publications
    • student government
    • performing arts
    • honor societies
    • special interest clubs
  • Initiation of liaison activities with state and national policymakers in order to achieve the legislative goals of the School Board.
  • Assist schools and offices with legal questions and regulatory issues.

Resources

Portrait of a Graduate

Student Achievement Goals and Projects

Superintendent's Entry Plan

Foundation for Fairfax County Public Schools

 

 

Karen Garza
Superintendent
SuperintendentGarza@fcps.edu

Dan Parris
Interim Deputy Superintendent
Daniel.Parris@fcps.edu

Christine Donohue
Chief of Staff
Christine.Donohue@fcps.edu

8115 Gatehouse Rd.,
Falls Church, VA  22042
571-423-1010      
571-423-1007       (Fax)

Webpage Curator

Nancy Moy
nhmoy@fcps.edu

Last Updated

April 14, 2014