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New Today: (8/20) Registration is under way for Fall 2014 classes offered by Adult and Community Education (ACE). Offerings include job skills such as barbering, cosmetology, painting, auto repair, carpenty and plumbing. Register early for popular classes including wedding planning, floral design, and cake decorating. View classes and register online. 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

  • Two FCPS Schools Receive VDOE Community Learning Center Grants (8/20/14) Full
  • FCPS Teachers, Programs Recognized by VTEEA (8/14/14) Full
  • Chantilly Governor's STEM Academy Hosts Cybersecurity Camp This Week (8/11/14) Full
  • FCPS to Host Great Beginnings Teacher Induction Program for Approximately 1,200 New Teachers (8/11/14) Full
  • Fairfax County Public Schools to Open on Tuesday, September 2 (8/5/14) Full
  • FCPS Highlights Changes for 2014-15 School Year (8/5/14) Full
  • ERFC Receives Award in Financial Reporting (7/31/14) 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: 

  • Posted here, Facebook and Twitter.
  • Posted on TV Channel 21 (Cox Communications, Reston Comcast, and Verizon cable customers only).
  • Sent via e-mail to parents, employees, and KIT Plus subscribers of Delayed Openings and School Closings through the Keep in Touch e-mail notification system.
  • Called in to area radio and television stations.
  • Sent via text message to Keep in Touch Plus subscribers who have opted to receive Delayed Openings and School Closings.

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Students participating in Dogwood Elementary School’s Young Scholars Summer School program learned about acid rain and ran their own tests by watering plants with a light vinegar and tap water solution.

Students participating in Dogwood Elementary School’s Young Scholars Summer School program learned about acid rain and ran their own tests by watering plants with a light vinegar and tap water solution.

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