New Today: (12/19) All FCPS schools will close two hours early on Friday, December 19, the last day before winter break, which will be held December 22 to January 2, 2015. Classes will resume on January 5, 2015. This school year, students will be released two hours early on the last day of each quarter and the day before Thanksgiving break and winter break. Find out more.
At its December 18 regular business meeting, the School Board accepted the monitoring report on Student Achievement Goal 1. Pursue Academic Excellence. In addition, the Board adopted a resolution concerning the funding of public education in Virginia and approved revenue and expenditure changes reflected in the FY 2015 Midyear Budget Review. The Board also approved a revised charge for the Board’s Audit Committee and reviewed a presentation on the FY 2016-2020 Capital Improvement Program.
A new issue of The Bottom Line has been posted. It contains the latest budget news, facts, dates, and rumor busters to help the FCPS community better understand the budget and the budget process. Read The Bottom Line.
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Members of the Waples Mill Elementary School community laid holiday wreaths on tombstones at Arlington National Cemetery as part of Wreaths Across America, including the grave of George Henry Waple III, grandson of the man who operated a nearby mill for whom the school was named.