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Edison Academy 2017 Career Fair Opens Doors, Provides Opportunities for FCPS Students

November 21, 2017
When students earn certifications and complete career and technical education courses designed to prepare them for the workforce, the one area they may not have explored is direct contact with employers. Edison Academy bridges that gap by providing students the opportunity to meet with and talk to area employers while they are still working toward graduation.

South Lakes High Robotics Team Advances to Virginia State Tournament

November 20, 2017
The South Lakes High robotics team, the <C://>Hawks, earned the Connect Award—given to the team that best connects “the dots between community, FIRST, and the diversity of the engineering world" at a recent FIRST Tech Challenge qualifying match held at Orange High.

Terraset Renovation Recognized by NAIOP

November 17, 2017
Architecture Incorporated, the architecture firm that designed the renovation for Terraset Elementary, received an Award of Excellence in the Capital Improvements: Institutional category from NAIOP Northern Virginia, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association.

FCPS Named 2017 Certified Green School Division by VSBA

November 17, 2017
Fairfax County Public Schools has been recognized as a Certified Green School Division by the Virginia School Boards Association for 2017. The district also earned platinum certification for accumulating green points for environmental policies and practices.