Academy Course Program

The FCPS Academy Course Program provides a wide array of professional learning to contracted instructional staff

The FCPS Academy course program:

  • Provides professional learning opportunities
  • Enhances knowledge and skills aligned with division priorities.
  • Supports the comprehensive professional development system serving to develop and retain a premier workforce in FCPS.

Through coursework, participants:

  • Gain competencies.
  • Work toward professional goals and practices that positively impact student achievement.

The Summer 2020 Academy Course Catalog will be viewable on May 19, 2020 and available for registration on May 26, 2020 at 5 p.m.
Semester Registration Begins at 5 p.m. Most Classes Begin Most Classes End
Spring 2020 January 15 February 3 June 8
Summer 2020 May 26 June 15 August 10

Academy course participants receive Academy credit(s) or recertification points upon successful completion.

Academy courses contribute to professional growth and can be used for:

  • Virginia teaching licensure renewal
  • Salary scale increase.

General Information

  • What is the Academy?
  • How many courses may I take?
  • How may I use academy credits?

Portrait of a Graduate

The tenets of the Portrait of a Graduate student achievement goals are incorporated into our professional development opportunities.