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New Today: (9/17) The latest edition of My FCPS Family has been published. This issue features a message from Dr. Garza, information on later high schools start times, College fair and College night, and the Fairfax Education Summit. Find out more.

FCPS Cares

FCPS has a new way for parents, students, colleagues, and community to recognize extraordinary employees through FCPS Cares. Read more here.

Continuing Interest

  • FCPS 2014-15 Accreditation Ratings Reflect Higher Standards for Students and Schools (9/16/14) Full
  • FCPS Superintendent to Propose Recommendation on Later High School Start Times (9/15/14) Full
  • Two Hundred Five FCPS Students Named 2015 National Merit Semifinalists (9/10/14) Full
  • Criminal Justice Students Participate in First Future Women Leaders in Law Enforcement Program (9/8/14) Full
  • Marshall High School to Host 11th Annual Model United Nations Training Conference (9/4/14) Full
  • FCPS Lunch Menus? There's an App for That! (9/3/14) Full
  • Teresa Johnson Named 2014 JEA Administrator of the Year (8/27/14) Full

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When Fairfax County Public Schools have a schedule change (closing or delay) due to inclement weather or other emergencies, the information is communicated as soon as the decision is made in these ways: 

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Mount Eagle Elementary School students wait for the school doors to open on the first day of the 2014-15 school year.

Mount Eagle Elementary School students wait for the school doors to open on the first day of the 2014-15 school year.

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