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Fairfax County Public Schools will start later in the 2015-2016 school year. Superintendent Karen Garza is on the record about which of four proposed plans she supports.
The Fairfax County School Board has elected Tamara Derenak Kaufax (Lee District) as chairman and Ted Velkoff (at-large) as vice chair for a one-year term, the school system announced.
In keeping with the tone set by the Obama administration, Fairfax County is about to relax its rules of discipline.
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Summer has finally arrived for students in Fairfax County, but it turns out many students skipped out before the end of the school year. This year’s school calendar was extended to…
Fairfax County Public Schools officials were at South Lakes High School Tuesday to discuss with the community plans for changing high school start times.
The FY 2015 plan is an increase of $39 million (1.6 percent) over 2014, but it also includes reductions of more than $97 million and eliminates 720 positions
Christie Attanasio, a first-grade teacher at Reston\’s Dogwood Elementary School, has been named Fairfax County Public Schools\’ (FCPS) 2014 Outstanding First-Year Teacher.
The last day of school in Fairfax County will be Wednesday, June 25.
Children on a Fairfax County Public School bus are safe and at school after their bus came in contact with a low-hanging wire.
Area school systems are responding to a growing number of adults with smart phones.
The school system faces a $140 million budget deficit. Officials warn everything is on the table in the effort to save money.
More than 175,000 students returned to school on Monday in Maryland\’s Prince George\’s and Frederick counties and in Fauquier County, Va., one of the few school Virginia school systems to open before Labor Day.
Students in Fairfax County elementary schools now spend a half day in class on Mondays, but that could change.
Fairfax County school officials on Tuesday plan to discuss a proposal that would start the school day later.