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New Today: (9/12) Fairfax County Public Schools is committed to assisting students and staff in creating a 21st century learning environment. In efforts to support this progress, students and staff are now able to access our wireless network with their personal devices (laptops, netbooks, tablets, smart phones, etc) during the school day. 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 Hundred Five FCPS Students Named 2015 National Merit Semifinalists (9/10/14) Full
  • Criminal Justice Students Participate in First Future Women Leaders in Law Enforcement Program (9/8/14) Full
  • Marshall High School to Host 11th Annual Model United Nations Training Conference (9/4/14) Full
  • FCPS Lunch Menus? There's an App for That! (9/3/14) Full
  • Teresa Johnson Named 2014 JEA Administrator of the Year (8/27/14) Full
  • FCPS Students Continue to Pass Virginia SOLs at High Rates (8/27/14) Full
  • FCPS, Local Agencies Expand Scope of Restorative Justice Program for Youth (8/27/14) 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 at Rocky Run Middle School compare their schedules for the 2014-15 school year at the back-to-school fair.

Students at Rocky Run Middle School compare their schedules for the 2014-15 school year at the back-to-school fair.

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