Introducing Healthy Minds, a Mental Health and Wellness Blog Healthy Minds is a new blog for parents, educators, and community-based providers who are interested in supporting student mental health and wellness. It represents a collaboration between FCPS’ Office of Intervention and Prevention Services and the Prevention Unit of the Fairfax County Department of Neighborhood and […]
School Safety and Threat Assessment Training Modules The Department of Special Services has posted new modules on school safety and threat assessment for parents and students at https://www.fcps.edu/node/34614. These modules were developed in collaboration with UVA and help FCPS meet a VA code requirement for broader training on threat assessment.
We will continue to host the National Geographic Bee (grades 4-6) and the National Spelling Bee (grades 1-6)! Geo-BEE-LETTER-2018-t31hgw SPELLING-BEE-LETTER-2018-2dyzfpt
Collaborative IEP Meetings: Parents as Partners Parents are essential partners in the IEP process. Join us for this important workshop to learn strategies to support your role in your child’s IEP meetings. Highlights will include the IEP process and it’s components; your role in the IEP meeting; responsibilities of the IEP team members and planning […]
Registration is now open for the 4th annual FCPS Mental Health and Wellness Conference, which will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. on Saturday, October 21, 2017. Dr. Scott Brabrand, FCPS Superintendent, will open the conference, and Dr. Jonathan Dalton, from the Center for Anxiety and Behavioral Change, will be the keynote speaker. […]
Lice Resources for Parents and Guardians September is Lice Prevention Month, a great time to provide information to parents and guardians regarding head lice and its treatment. Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) and the Fairfax County Health Department (FCHD) have two great resources for parents and guardians who are interested in learning more about lice. […]
PARENT INFORMATION MEETING A parent information meeting will be held at Freedom Hill ES on Monday, September 18th, from 6:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. The AART, Franz Misch, will provide information about levels of service and examples at Freedom Hill as well as explain and answer questions about the screening processes for Part-Time, School-Based, and […]
Transportation Services – Bus Delay Notification System Parents may access the following link https://busdelay.fcps.edu/ or the FCPS Mobile App to receive the delayed bus report. Morning route information will be available through 12 p.m. The afternoon route information will be updated from 1 p.m. through 5 p.m.
RETURNED CHECKS Fairfax County Public Schools gladly accept checks for payment of various school related purchases and fees. In the event a check is not honored by the bank, the bank will submit the check directly to Checkredi Payment Services for collection. Your account will be debited electronically for the face value amount and charged […]