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School and FCPS News
Smithsonian to Feature Fairfax Academy Pro Photo Program
November 14, 2023
Fairfax Academy's Professional Photography Studio classes will be featured on an upcoming episode of the Smithsonian's Emmy-nominated TV Show "STEM in 30". Their photographs will be displayed at Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
Fashion Careers Classes Partner with Miss Virginia USA
September 08, 2023
Fairfax Academy’s Fashion Careers students collaborated with Miss Virginia USA, Ashley Williams, in project-based learning aimed at pitching original designs for her state costume portion of the upcoming Miss USA pageant.
Program Highlight: Fashion Careers
April 10, 2023
Ms. Barry is thrilled to be teaching the next generation of fashion professionals in the same Academy program that gave her an early jumpstart to her design career. She brings a fresh and up-to-date curriculum for a quickly changing industry to the students. She also encourages students to lean into their own personal style and self-expression. Ms. Barry is passionate about helping students with their college and portfolio application process and scholarship goals.
FCPS News and Features
Cappies Review of Deadwood Dick, or A Game of Gold at Madison High School
The Cappies is a program through which high school theater and journalism students are trained as critics, attend shows at other schools, write reviews, and publish those reviews in local newspapers. Check out this review of Madison High School's production of Deadwood Dick, or A Game of Gold.
November 20, 2023 School Board Regular Meeting - CANCELED
The November 20, 2023 meeting of the Fairfax County School Board has been canceled.
November 30, 2023 School Board Public Hearing on McLean Elementary Schools Capacity/Boundary
The School Board will hear community comments on proposed capacity/boundary adjustments for McLean Elementary Schools (formerly Kent Gardens ES Capacity Issues) at a Public Hearing.