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Fairfax County SAT Scores Continue to Surpass State and Global Averages

October 05, 2022
Fairfax County Public Schools seniors in the class of 2022 continued to perform well above state and global averages on the SAT, according to results released by the College Board. The FCPS total mean score of 1185 surpassed both the state average (1124) and the global average (1050) for the class of 2022.

FCPS Graduation Rates Remain Strong for the Class of 2022

September 29, 2022
After seeing record high rates last year, the Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) Class of 2022 continued to report strong on-time graduation rates at 94.2 percent, according to data released today from the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE).

Upcoming School Bus Driver Job Fairs

September 29, 2022
Join us for one of our school bus driver job fairs and be part of our team! We will be hosting school bus driver job fairs on October 7, October 19, November 4, November 16, December 8, January 6, and January 18. Learn more!

Two Hundred Thirty-Eight FCPS Students Are 2023 National Merit Semifinalists

September 14, 2022
Two hundred thirty-eight students from 18 Fairfax County Public Schools are among the semifinalists named by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation for 2023. Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST), which also serves as the Governor’s Regional School for Northern Virginia, has 132 semifinalists.

Monkeypox Guidance and Information

August 18, 2022
With the emerging concerns regarding the monkeypox virus, we want to provide you with information about the precautions that FCPS is taking in partnership with the Fairfax County Health Department (FCHD).

Student Rights and Responsibilities (SR&R) Updates Cell Phone Use at Schools

August 10, 2022
The "Updates to the FCPS SR&R" web page outlines changes to cell phone use for the 2022-2023 school year. Visit the SR&R web page to learn more and to log on to your SIS ParentVue account to acknowledge review of this document OR print, sign, and return the form to your child’s school by September 30, 2022.