Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) is participating in Speak Up, a national online survey about the use of technology in schools. The information collected will help policy makers at the local, state, and national levels, as well as the business community, contribute to the national dialogue about science and technology, and prepare students for the […]
Blog by Mrs. Buggio, School-based Technology Specialist: The Oakton Pyramid schools are sponsoring a Digital Citizenship Expo for the community. The Expo is open to all FCPS parents and will be held November 29th at 6:30pm, at Oakton High School. The event will feature information and discussions about topics such as social media use, safety […]
We are thankful for all those who have served and are serving in the Armed Forces of this great country. Thanks to 2nd grade teacher, Barbara Jackson, for coordinating another wonderful Veterans Day assembly. Our registrar, Louan Hassinger, also provided much help. Below are some pictures highlighting the event, including our guest speaker Colonel Coburn, […]
Blog by Mr. Misch: Students from Miss Kovski’s class tested potential materials for hand pollinators. The independent variable of the experiment was pollinating material; the dependent variable, the amount of baking soda transferred from one flower to another. Some of the materials surprised us; they performed much better than we thought.
Blog by Mrs. Rossman, Reading Specialist: Kentrell Martin, a new and notable author (reviews of his books can be found here: http://www.shellysadventuresllc.com/category_s/1857.htm) will be visiting kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd grade at FHES on Thursday, December 1st. He is the author of Shelly Goes to the Zoo (picture book), Shelly’s Outdoor Adventure (Picture book) and Kasey’s […]
Click here for more information: geo-bee-letter Thanks to Mrs. Trott, librarian, for serving as our school coordinator!