Fairfax County Health Dept is seeing a rise in flu activity. In our community, visits to emergency departments and urgent care centers for flu-like illnesses have increased, and flu outbreaks are confirmed. FLU FACT SHEET: https://www.fccps.org/o/FCCPS/page/influenza-fact-sheet
over 1 year ago, FCCPS Communications
Flu Cases on the Rise
Falls Church City Public Schools will operate on a 2-Hour Delay, Wednesday, Jan 8th. Day Care will open at 8am with NO drop-ins. All schools will dismiss at regular time - No early release.
over 1 year ago, FCCPS Alert
Only Jessie Thackrey Preschool has its regular Wednesday Early Release today. All Falls Church City Public School will release early on Friday, ahead of winter break. There will also be no MEH or GM late buses Friday
over 1 year ago, FCCPS Communications
The Falls Church School Board has set the first day of school for the 2020-21 school year on August 24th, or two weeks before Labor Day. On a 4-2 vote, the Board adopted Pre-Labor Day Option B which includes a two week winter break, and a last day of school set for June 10th.
over 1 year ago, FCCPS Communications
FCCPS 2020-21 Calendar
This is the time of year we see an increase in respiratory illnesses in our community, including colds, sore throats, and flu. @FairfaxHealth reminds of things you can do to protect your child and others. https://www.fccps.org/o/FCCPS/page/respiratory-illness-influenza
almost 2 years ago, FCCPS Communications
FCCPS Graphic/Respiratory Illness and Influenza
A new Henderson class was the School Board's TEAM FCCPS Spotlight last night. Co-teachers Ferrell Kelly and Beth Jenkins explained how combining English and History into a Humanities class have merged not only subjects but students too! https://youtu.be/c2JdWGOb3Pw
almost 2 years ago, FCCPS Communications
MEH Humanities
We are good to go! Normal start time for all schools today, December 11th.
almost 2 years ago, FCCPS Communications
The FCCPS Snow Team will be up at 4:30 a.m. Wednesday checking current conditions and determining whether a change in the schedule is warranted. If there's a change we'll announce by 5am. www.fccps.org/alert If school is delayed, there will be NO EARLY RELEASE except for a few JTP Students who dismiss EVERY day at 12.40 p.m.
almost 2 years ago, FCCPS Alert
Morning Announcements Dec 10: 'Space Donuts' bring home FIRST hardware, Huskies prep Western Expansion museum exhibits, Mustang Spirit Gear on sale! TJ Student Medals in Chess Tournament! https://mailchi.mp/fccps/fy2020-191709
almost 2 years ago, FCCPS Communications
FCCPS Photo
Before the first flakes stick, it's a good time for a refresher on FCCPS Emergency Notification methods & How We Make "The Call" https://www.fccps.org/o/fccps/page/fccps-alert
almost 2 years ago, FCCPS Communications
FCCPS Photo/Carol Sly
Support FCCPS students and families in need on #GivingTuesday by donating to FCEF Family Assistance Fund at www.fcedf.org. Thanks for your generosity and for keeping your support local!
almost 2 years ago, Falls Church Education Foundation
#GivingTuesday
GIVE Day underway at Henderson. 33,000 meals coming right up!
almost 2 years ago, FCCPS Communications
FCCPS Photos/Marybeth Connelly
FCCPS Photo/Marybeth Connelly
Pie Pick Up on Monday If you ordered Thanksgiving pies from the Falls Church Education Foundation, remember to pick them up on Monday between 2:30 and 7:00 p.m. at GMHS in the Mustang Cafe. Thank you for your support!
almost 2 years ago, FCED
*LIVE* Falls Church City School Board Work Session now streaming live. https://youtu.be/UVeCBm85qk0
almost 2 years ago, FCCPS Communications
almost 2 years ago, FCCPS Communications
Husky in a field
Henderson PTA Hosts Movie Night Husky students are invited to attend a movie night next Friday, November 15th, at the school. The PTA will be showing of Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse. It will begin promptly at 6:30 p.m. with pizza sales before, starting at 5:45 p.m. Admission is $5.
almost 2 years ago, FCCPS Communications
The Falls Church Education Foundation (FCEF) is honored to steward the FCCPS Family Assistance Fund for the second year. All contributions are used by our four school social workers to assist our community. Donations may be made online at www.fcedf.org by choosing "Donate Now" and specifying "Family Assistance Fund"
almost 2 years ago, FCED
Both Henderson and Mason have been offering sessions for parents to explain the new Standards-Based Grading system being implemented in the schools this year.There are four more identical sessions on Monday, November 4th, which is a parent/teacher conference day. Henderson at 9:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. - in the Library Mason at 9:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. - in the Library
almost 2 years ago, FCCPS Communications
During a Special Meeting tonight, the Falls Church School Board unanimously approved a new four-year contract for Superintendent Peter Noonan. Learn more: https://docs.google.com/document/d/17g6YNStPfDFaIMWUJsaf68b3Smn1dp4-k_dn-K5cWHs/edit?usp=sharing
almost 2 years ago, FCCPS Communications
School Board votes to approve Dr. Noonan for 4 more years.
Superintendent Peter J Noonan
After analyzing bus populations and route timing this week, we have made the first tweaks to almost all routes. The Updates are now available and take effect Monday! http://fccps.org/bus We will continue to monitor and adjust as needed.
about 2 years ago, FCCPS