April 23, 2018 – April 27, 2018
News & Events
Celebrating the Month of April
1865 - At Appomattox, Virginia, Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrenders his 28,000 troops to Union General Ulysses S. Grant, ending the US Civil War
1940 - Booker T. Washington became the first African American to be depicted on a U.S Postage stamp
1973 - The first portable cell phone call was placed in New York City
This Week at Olde Creek Elementary School
Olde Creek Elementary School Features
FCPS News and Features
Robinson Secondary Foundations Students Celebrate National Poetry Month
In honor of April as National Poetry Month, Foundation students in Jennifer Kruzynski’s English classes at Robinson Secondary spent time in the library exploring, reading, and writing poetry.
Fairfax Academy Presents MCT Fest April 28
Students from 15 schools in Fairfax County Public Schools will present the 12th annual MCT Fest on Saturday, April 28, part of the Spotlight on the Arts in the City of Fairfax.
Community Partners Combine to Support New Mount Vernon HS Career Counseling Center
Thanks to the support of business and community partners, Mount Vernon High now has a state-of-the-art career counseling center to help students with college and career planning.