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South Lakes HS Students Explore Job Opportunities at Lunchtime Job Fair

April 01, 2019
Career Specialist Jennifer Campbell partnered with the Hunter Mill District to offer a Job Fair during student lunches at South Lakes High, offering students the opportunity to explore and obtain full-time, part-time, or summer positions and talk directly to employers.

Two Schools Named 2019 Virginia Breakfast Challenge Winners

April 01, 2019
Annandale High School and Pine Spring Elementary School were named winners in the 2018-19 Virginia Breakfast Challenge for increasing the number of students who participate in breakfast programs, implementing a Breakfast After the bell model, or expanding their existing model.

Statement from Superintendent Brabrand Regarding Scholastic Art Awards

March 28, 2019
FCPS students participated in the annual art and writing competition, the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, presented by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers. One entry has raised legitimate concerns, particularly among members of the Jewish community, and was viewed as offensive in how Jewish individuals were depicted.

Camelot ES Plans Acceptance Celebration Month

March 27, 2019
Camelot Elementary is planning an Acceptance Celebration Month during April, sponsored by the school’s acceptance team, which aims to give students the tools and knowledge they need to fully accept one another and be a friend to everyone.

London Towne ES Students Build Recreation Models

March 27, 2019
To hone skills in several areas, fourth graders in Lourdes Lanzas and Melissa Doshier’s class at London Towne Elementary were challenged to build roller coasters or design an amusement park.