Coronavirus Update - Daily Update - May 6

Coronavirus Update - Daily Update - May 6

Fairfax County Health Department

May 6

New data not reported by VDH.

 

Instruction

Synchronous Instruction

Usage data for May 6:

  • 27,334             Sessions Launched
  • 206,346           Attendees

Instructional videos for elementary students that air on Red Apple 21 are also available on FCPS' Distance Learning YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4Q7g2m9hCvYo29wd9tGNBg/playlists.  These videos follow along with the Learning Packets provided to parents.

AP Testing Reminders

The 2020 AP Testing schedule begins on Monday, May 11. 

Senior Spotlight Class of 2020

https://twitter.com/fcpsnews/status/1257666055713034243

Fairfax County

New COVID-19 Language Portal

https://fairfaxcountyemergency.wpcomstaging.com/2020/05/01/new-covid-19-language-portal-now-available/

No changes to trimmed down FY 2021 budget proposal; adoption set for next week

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/news2/no-changes-to-trimmed-down-fy-2021-budget-proposal-adoption-set-for-next-week/

 

Food Distribution

Day

Date

Total

Monday

4/20/2020

23,049

Tuesday

4/21/2020

23,761

Wednesday

4/22/2020

24,295

Thursday

4/23/2020

24,693

Friday

4/24/2020

26,577

Monday

4/27/2020

24,255

Tuesday

4/28/2020

23,311

Wednesday

4/29/2020

24,439

Thursday

4/30/2020

20,327

Friday

5/01/2020

27,072

Monday

5/04/2020

25,548

Tuesday

5/05/2020

24,577

Wednesday

5/06/2020

23,177

Total Meals Served Since March 14: 743,395 (through May 6)

    

Technology Distribution

Devices report as of 5/5/20: Laptops: 17,262  MiFis: 1,241                  

                                

Media

Appreciation for Local Teachers Pushing Through the Pandemic  (Lake Braddock SS and Aldrin ES)

https://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/appreciation-for-local-teachers-pushing-through-the-pandemic/2294053/

Soap for Hope teaches lessons in chemistry and charity

https://www.insidenova.com/headlines/soap-for-hope-teaches-lessons-in-chemistry-and-charity/article_0d62fa52-8f22-11ea-af04-233377dabad8.html

The Foundation for FCPS’s "Access for All" fund has raised over $165,000 to date.

The Foundation for FCPS

Fairfax HS Senior Among 25 Nationwide to Earn $40K College Board Scholarship

http://www.fairfaxtimes.com/positive_vibes/fairfax-hs-senior-among-25-nationwide-to-earn-40k-college-board-scholarship/article_f3e176fa-8e43-11ea-9e66-77e76bb22308.html

 

Resources

NOVA Webinar: Preparing High School Graduates For College

Northern Virginia Community College’s president, Dr. Anne Kress is inviting FCPS parents/guardians to an informational webinar on May 12, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

Topics will include:

  • The new higher education landscape 
  • Next steps after high school 
  • Education options that can save families thousands of dollars 
  • Available Financial aid and scholarship options 
  • Labor market demands and opportunities 
  • Transfer programs available at NOVA

Advance registration is required: NOVA Webinar

 

School Outreach

Langley HS

Langley High School Teacher Appreciation Week

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xZCkEwEfWJA&feature=youtu.be

 

Forest Edge ES

Forest Edge ES: A visit to the Washington Memorial

https://twitter.com/Kheav_FEES/status/1257665630469345281

 

Washington Mill ES

@WashMillES

We are keeping the appreciation on 💯 this week for our awesome staff. Each day they go above and beyond for our students and families.

@FCPSR3

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Oakton High School

The Center - Student Tutors

The Center is open for business!  Our student tutors are ready to help any student in any subject.  Students who would like to schedule a tutoring session should scan the QR code below.  This flyer will also be posted in grade level google classrooms for students to access.   

The Center

 

Irving MS

Irving MS: Come Talk Books With Us

https://twitter.com/LibraryDi/status/1256266897529716738

 

COVID 19 Web Links

FCPS www.fcps.edu 

Fairfax County https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/covid19/