News

Celebrating Excellence in Schools and Community
05/16/2019
Friends and family, parents and students gathered at MEH yesterday afternoon for a wonderful ceremony honoring all the nominees for the teacher of the year, support staff of the year, specialist of the year, and the business partners for Business in Education.
Read More about Celebrating Excellence in Schools and Community
clear
School Board Vote Clears Way for Groundbreaking
05/15/2019
Since the Falls Church community approved a Bond Referendum in November 2017 for a new George Mason High School, there have been 100+ community meetings and 600+ answers found to questions - all culminating in two critical votes this week.
Read More about School Board Vote Clears Way for Groundbreaking
clear
Sunday Series - April 29, 2919
04/30/2019
The April Sunday Series Town Hall Meeting (held on a Monday this month) at the Falls Church Community Center featured updates on the George Mason High School and the West End Development Project.
Read More about Sunday Series - April 29, 2919
clear
100 presenters showcase careers at Henderson Career Day
VSBA Showcases FCCPS Parnerships, Career Fairs & Hydroponics
04/19/2019
The Virginia Schools Boards Association (VSBA) has included three Falls Church City Public Schools programs in its 23rd annual VSBA Showcases for Success online directory.
Read More about VSBA Showcases FCCPS Parnerships, Career Fairs & Hydroponics
clear
Robarge Named FCEF Teacher of the Year
04/10/2019
Falls Church City Public Schools (FCCPS) is recognizing 6 employees today for their tremendous service to the division. Each will also be feted during the annual FCCPS Celebration of Excellence on May 6th.
Read More about Robarge Named FCEF Teacher of the Year
clear
Sunday Series - March 24, 2019
03/27/2019
The March Sunday Series Town Hall Meeting at the Falls Church Community Center featured a detailed, updated presentation on the George Mason High School and the West End Development Project.
Read More about Sunday Series - March 24, 2019
clear
Support Staff & Professional Specialist Employee of the Year
03/21/2019
FCCPS is pleased to recognize five nominees for the Support Staff Employee of the Year Award and four nominees for the 2019 Professional Specialist of the Year Award.
Read More about Support Staff & Professional Specialist Employee of the Year
clear
Presentation on Latest Design for Mason High School
03/20/2019
The Falls Church School Board received another update on recent refinements to the new George Mason High School project - including a look at facade materials and landscaping.
Read More about Presentation on Latest Design for Mason High School
clear
An FCCPS Workshop for Parents on Racism
03/13/2019
This workshop will provide parents with tools, resources, and confidence they need to talk with their kids about race and racism.
Read More about An FCCPS Workshop for Parents on Racism
clear
Sunday Series - February 24, 2019
02/28/2019
The February Sunday Series Town Hall Meeting at the Falls Church Community Center featured detailed presentations on both the George Mason High School and the West End Development Project.
Read More about Sunday Series - February 24, 2019
clear
Presentation of Latest Design for GMHS
02/21/2019
On Tuesday, representatives of Gilbane, Stantec, and Quinn-Evans team presented updated artist renderings of the new facility to the Falls Church School Board. The new designs incorporate all of the changes made thus far as a result of over 100 meetings with community, staff and the construction team.
Read More about Presentation of Latest Design for GMHS
clear
Dr Noonan Outlines Climate Audit for FCCPS
02/08/2019
As a country, community, and Commonwealth we find ourselves again confronted by the complexities of race and the impact it continues to have on us today. Superintendent Peter Noonan shares the plans ahead for the division.
Read More about Dr Noonan Outlines Climate Audit for FCCPS
clear
Tosin Adetoro
Adetoro Leads STEAM at Thomas Jefferson
01/30/2019
Tosin Adetoro represents a growing number of female educators in the STEAM industry. And as an African American STEAM teacher, she is part of an elite group.
Read More about Adetoro Leads STEAM at Thomas Jefferson
clear
Central Office moving to 150 South Washington St
01/18/2019
Falls Church City Public Schools is moving its Central Office to 150 South Washington Street beginning June 30, 2019.
Read More about Central Office moving to 150 South Washington St
clear
Assistance during partial federal government shutdown
01/10/2019
With the federal government furlough affecting so many in our Falls Church City community, assistance is available from FCCPS for impacted families and students.
Read More about Assistance during partial federal government shutdown
clear
Wonderful Training Opportunity for FCCPS Staff and Parents!
01/04/2019
The FCCPS Special Education Advisory Committee, in collaboration with the Fairfax County Community Services Board, is proud to offer Youth Mental Health First Aid training to all staff and parents. This program will be facilitated by certified instructors from the Fairfax Community Services Board (CSB).
Read More about Wonderful Training Opportunity for FCCPS Staff and Parents!
clear
Sunday Series - December 16, 2018
01/02/2019
The December Sunday Series Town Hall Meeting at the Falls Church Community Center featured an update on the new GMHS Project and the West End Economic Development project.
Read More about Sunday Series - December 16, 2018
clear
Calendar for the 2019-2020 Approved
12/12/2018
The Falls Church City School Board unanimously approved the calendar for the 2019-2020 school year.
Read More about Calendar for the 2019-2020 Approved
clear
League Of Women Voters forum on School Safety
12/05/2018
The League of Women Voters of Falls Church, the Falls Church City Public Schools and the City of Falls Church held a public forum to discuss the school district’s measures and procedures to protect students.
Read More about League Of Women Voters forum on School Safety
clear
Come Join our Transportation Team
11/27/2018
Bus Driver & Transportation Positions Available Join the Transportation team at Falls Church City Public Schools. We are looking for qualified applicants to be a School Bus Driver
Read More about Come Join our Transportation Team
clear
Henderson Students Prepped 33,000 meals for school nutrition program
11/27/2018
On #GivingTuesday 2018, Mary Ellen Henderson students donned hairnets and gloves to lend their hands to a meal packaging event for the charity, "Rise Against Hunger."
Read More about Henderson Students Prepped 33,000 meals for school nutrition program
clear
Family Resource Center Opens in TJ Room #217
11/07/2018
Falls Church City Public Schools is pleased to inform all families of the Grand Inauguration of the Family Resource Center (FRC) "Casa Chica de la Familia" located at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School, Room # 217.
Read More about Family Resource Center Opens in TJ Room #217
clear
Girls, Boys place 3rd at Region
10/31/2018
Both the Girls and the Boys George Mason X-Country teams placed third in yesterday's Region 2B meet, qualifying to advance to States. The Girls have qualified for the last 20 years in a row, and it's the 3rd in a row for the Boys.
Read More about Girls, Boys place 3rd at Region
clear
GMHS Design Review Sessions Continue
09/23/2018
Dozens of your neighbors turned out for the Midpoint Design Review and Comment Session for the new George Mason High School in late September.
Read More about GMHS Design Review Sessions Continue
clear
children on playground
Recess Now Codified in FCCPS Policy
09/13/2018
Superintendent Peter Noonan has announced a new Falls Church City Public School Policy mandating at least 30 minutes of recess for all elementary students.
Read More about Recess Now Codified in FCCPS Policy
clear
Subcommittees Share Views on GMHS Design
09/06/2018
Excellent turnout for the first Community Design Review and Subcommittee breakout sessions ahead of the final design of the new George Mason High School.
Read More about Subcommittees Share Views on GMHS Design
clear
FCCPS 2018 Convocation
08/29/2018
We are an excellent system by every metric and measure. However, even athletes at the top of their game always look for ways to improve. This year I ask you to think about this: “How can I plus-up? How can I take what I already do that's great and get better?”
Read More about FCCPS 2018 Convocation
clear
2018 Virginia Index of Performance Awards
06/27/2018
Governor Ralph Northam and the state Board of Education this week recognized Falls Church City Public Schools as the only school division in the state earning a 2018 Virginia Index of Performance (VIP) Board of Education Excellence awards for advanced learning and achievement.
Read More about 2018 Virginia Index of Performance Awards
clear
The Falls Church Superintendent and School Baord
Resolution 01-18: In Support of Gun Violence Prevention
03/02/2018
During a Special Meeting March 2, 2018, the Falls Church School Board unanimously approved a Resolution calling on the Virginia General Assembly "to prioritize the protection of students and local government employees by passing legislation that more effectively regulates access to firearms in the interest of public safety."
Read More about Resolution 01-18: In Support of Gun Violence Prevention
clear
Employees load up toys donated to the Family Assistance Fund
Family Assistance Fund supports 100+ FCCPS children
12/19/2017
For more than a decade, FCCPS employees have supported the Family Assistance Fund to help Falls Church City families with children in need of shoes, coats, hats, and school supplies throughout the year.
Read More about Family Assistance Fund supports 100+ FCCPS children
clear
Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2019 West Corporation. All rights reserved.