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“Even the Smallest Little Thing Can Have a Positive Impact on the Life of a Student.”
July 09, 2021
From autism diagnosis to graduation with a 4.0 GPA, Centreville High School Class of ‘21 student, Logan De La Cruz and his mother Kolette, an FCPS assistant principal, couldn’t be more thankful for the support they have received along the way.
Queen Bee: Fairfax County Teen Places 21st in National Spelling Contest
June 25, 2021
Akshita Balaji, 14, was the first Fairfax County Public School student in at least a decade to make it to the final 30 spellers in the contest.
FCPS Students Build $1 Million Home During the Pandemic and Learn Life Lessons Along The Way
June 24, 2021
Through hands-on learning, Career and Technical Education students gain real-world construction experience to build a state-of-the-art home in Springfield, Va.
`Wow, This is Really Working!' Annandale High Newcomers Make Computers in Student-Led Workshop
June 21, 2021
Woodson's Ian Wallace leads Annandale High newcomers, most of whom arrived in the U.S. within the past year, in computer building workshop.
Historical Roadside Marker Named By Laurel Ridge Elementary School Students Unveiled on Juneteenth
June 21, 2021
School Based Technology Specialist Maura Keaney led a history project for fourth graders which involved researching and nominating unrecognized African American Virginians.
FCPS Students-Turned-Teachers Awarded Grant for Work in Underserved Communities
June 15, 2021
Teachers Aimee Cabrera and Darling Lievano draw on their Latin American roots to inspire their students to seek success at Mount Eagle and Beech Tree Elementary Schools.
Cappies Review of Chantilly High School's Production of Wake-Up Call
June 09, 2021
The Cappies is a program through which high school theater and journalism students are trained as critics, attend shows at other schools, write reviews, and publish those reviews. This review of Chantilly High School's production of Wake-Up Call is written by Leydi Cris Cobo Cordon of Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology.
Woodson Students Farm Vegetables on School Grounds for Fairfax Families In Need
June 08, 2021
Spinach, rainbow chard, eggplant are among the crops headed for local food banks after students harvest the vegetables.
Congratulations to the Class of 2021
June 08, 2021
Congratulations to the Class of 2021 which is more than 14,000 strong! View photos from some recent commencement ceremonies.
They’re Here! Cicadas Bring Learning Opportunities to Belvedere Elementary School Students
May 21, 2021
Squeals of delight and a new friend called Grippy; students at the Falls Church school get to know Brood X.
Kings Glen Elementary School Students and Staff Making History, One Marker at a Time
May 14, 2021
Students from one Springfield elementary school are responsible for nominating 3 of the 5 new Virginia historical highway markers highlighting Black history chosen in Governor Northam’s Black History Month Historical Marker contest.
Cappies Review of W.T. Woodson High School's Double Feature: Buddies and The Philadelphia
May 13, 2021
The Cappies is a program through which high school theater and journalism students are trained as critics, attend shows at other schools, write reviews, and publish those reviews. This review of W.T. Woodson High School's double production of Buddies! and The Philadelphia is written by Elizabeth Cheek of Justice High School.