Return to School Update - August 27

Return to School Update - August 12

Fairfax County Health Department

Aug 27

New Cases: 81

Total Cases: 18,134

Confirmed: 17,675

Probable:       459

(Health District includes Fairfax County, City of Fairfax, City of Falls Church and towns within the county)

Total Hospitalized: 2,054

Total Deaths: 563

 

Aug 26

New Cases: 97

Total Cases: 18,053

Confirmed: 17,601

Probable:       452

(Health District includes Fairfax County, City of Fairfax, City of Falls Church and towns within the county)

Total Hospitalized: 2,041

Total Deaths: 563

 

COVID-19 Testing Information in Fairfax

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/health/sites/health/files/assets/documents/pdf/covid19_testing_fairfax.pdf

 

Fairfax County Health Department COVID-19 Data Dashboard

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/covid19/case-information

 

Instruction

Virginia teachers give an inside look at what virtual learning will look like this fall

https://wjla.com/news/local/an-inside-look-at-what-virtual-learning-looks-like

 

FCPS launches new parent technology help desk, readies students and families for virtual learning

http://www.fairfaxtimes.com/articles/fcps-launches-new-parent-technology-help-desk-readies-students-and-families-for-virtual-learning/article_d9a7ec2c-e705-11ea-b554-1f473322398b.html

 

DMV schools prepare for virtual learning, some college students experience login issues

https://www.fox5dc.com/news/dmv-schools-prepare-for-virtual-learning-some-college-students-experience-login-issues

 

FCPS superintendent holds special-ed geared town hall

https://www.localdvm.com/news/virginia/fcps-superintendent-holds-special-ed-geared-town-hall/

 

FCPA Creates Programs to Support Online Education

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/park-news/2020/psa123

 

FCPS Names New Chief Information Officer

https://www.fcps.edu/news/fcps-names-new-chief-information-officer?utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_name=&utm_source=govdelivery&utm_term=

 

Media

Baking For Social Issues

http://www.connectionnewspapers.com/news/2020/aug/27/baking-social-issues-sprouts-alexandria/

 

New team names offer fresh starts for high school runners

https://www.runwashington.com/2020/08/25/new-names/

 

Superintendent

August 26 Town Hall:   Special Education Town Hall

 

FCPS Food Distribution

Day 

Date 

Total 

Monday 

8/10/2020 

15,288 

Tuesday 

8/11/2020 

15,605 

Wednesday 

8/12/2020 

15,364 

Thursday 

8/13/2020 

13,975 

Friday 

8/14/2020 

17,134 

Monday 

8/17/2020 

15,150 

Tuesday 

8/18/2020 

15,105 

Wednesday 

8/19/2020 

15,418 

Thursday 

8/20/2020 

16,770 

Friday 

8/21/2020 

18,632 

Monday 

8/24/2020 

14,908 

Tuesday 

8/25/2020 

14,794 

Wednesday 

8/26/2020 

15,575 

Thursday 

8/27/2020 

16,934 

Total Meals Served Since March 14: 2,306,818 (through Aug. 27)

 

Resources

Digital Citizenship

https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/VAEDUFCPS/bulletins/29a9d4b

 

Managing Stress and Promoting Positive Mental Health During COVID-19 Quarantine

https://fairfaxcountyemergency.wpcomstaging.com/2020/08/25/managing-stress-and-promoting-positive-mental-health-during-covid-19-quarantine/

 

Return to School FAQs

https://www.fcps.edu/return-school/return-school-questions-and-answers

 

***Next Update Sept. 1****