Return to School Update - July 24

Return to School Update - July 24

Fairfax County Health Department

 

July 24

New Cases: 104

Total Cases: 15,359

Confirmed: 14,994

Probable:       365

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

Total Hospitalized: 1,857

Total Deaths: 526

 

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

 

School-Required Immunizations Remain Mandatory For School Enrollment

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/health/school-required-immunizations-remain-mandatory-school-enrollment

 

Virginia creating COVID-19 dashboards to help inform school reopening decisions

https://richmond.com/news/virginia/virginia-creating-covid-19-dashboards-to-help-inform-school-reopening-decisions/article_4140ecde-d59f-52d7-b5c9-5c31efdc17e4.html

 

 

Instruction

 

'We're ready for virtual learning': FCPS superintendent discusses return to school plan

https://wjla.com/news/local/fcps-superintendent-we-are-absolutely-ready-for-virtual-learning

 

‘It feels like it’s never going to end’: Weary D.C.-area parents brace for more all-virtual school

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/it-feels-like-its-never-going-to-end-weary-dc-area-parents-brace-for-more-all-virtual-school/2020/07/22/b4828058-cc1e-11ea-bc6a-6841b28d9093_story.html

 

Fairfax County Superintendent: Distance Learning Issues ‘Gone and Resolved' for Fall

https://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/fairfax-county-superintendent-says-distance-learning-issues-gone-and-resolved-for-fall/2369066/

 

 

Media

 

School Board Renames Robert E. Lee High School for Late Congressman John Lewis

School Board renames Lee High School

 

In Fairfax County, Robert E. Lee High School's new name will honor John Lewis

https://wjla.com/news/local/fairfax-countys-robert-e-lee-high-schools-new-name-will-honor-john-lewis

 

Fairfax County's Robert E. Lee High School Renamed After John R. Lewis

https://www.nbcwashington.com/news/sports/nbcsports/fairfax-countys-robert-e-lee-high-school-renamed-after-john-r-lewis/2370829/

 

A high school once named after Robert E. Lee will now bear the name of civil rights icon John Lewis

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/a-high-school-once-named-after-robert-e-lee-will-now-bear-the-name-of-civil-rights-icon-john-lewis/

 

A high school in Virginia named after Confederate General Robert E. Lee will be renamed after civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis

https://www.businessinsider.com/high-school-renamed-after-civil-rights-icon-john-lewis-2020-7

 

Robert E. Lee H.S. In Virginia Renamed After John Lewis. That Leaves At Least 202 Schools Still Named After The Confederacy.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/mattperez/2020/07/23/robert-e-lee-hs-in-virginia-renamed-after-john-lewis-that-leaves-at-least-202-schools-still-named-after-the-confederacy/#4e7b649d4826

 

 

FCPS Food Distribution

 

Day 

Date 

Total 

Monday 

7/06/2020 

16,326 

Tuesday 

7/07/2020 

16,931 

Wednesday 

7/08/2020 

16,910 

Thursday 

7/09/2020 

17,410 

Friday 

7/10/2020 

18,660 

Monday 

7/13/2020 

17,116 

Tuesday 

7/14/2020 

16,893 

Wednesday 

7/15/2020 

17,033 

Thursday 

7/16/2020 

17,678 

Friday 

7/17/2020 

18,964 

Monday 

7/20/2020 

14,690 

Tuesday 

7/21/2020 

15,551 

Wednesday 

7/22/2020 

15,399 

Thursday 

7/23/2020 

16,428 

Friday 

7/24/2020 

17,688 

Total Meals Served Since March 14: 1,928,846 (through July 22)

 

 

Resources

NOVA Webinar: Navigating College Options for You and Your High School Graduate

Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) is inviting FCPS alumni, rising seniors, and their parents and/or guardians to an informational webinar on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at 6:30 p.m. Join Dr. Annette Haggray, Provost, Alexandria Campus, and Dr. Pamela Hilbert, Provost, Annandale Campus, as they speak about “The Changing Higher Education Landscape” and its shifting plains.

Topics will include:

  • Program Options at NOVA
  • NOVA’s Six Options for the Fall
  • Financial Aid and Payment Plans
  • Transfer from NOVA to the College of Your Choice

Advance registration is required.

 

Return to School FAQs

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

 

 

***Next Update July 27****