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The Foundation for FCPS has received a $100,000 grant award from the Boeing Company to support the Edison High School pyramid STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) curriculum. Specifically, the grant will provide equipment and recruitment tools for the Global STEM Challenges program, a three-year interdisciplinary program in which students engage in problem-based challenges connected to the real-world.  The grant will also provide new STEM curriculum elements for grades K-8, and support both classroom activities and after-school programs in the &hellip read more

In December, the Foundation for FCPS sent a plea to FCPS staff for gift cards to help homeless unaccompanied students.  As they always do, FCPS employees responded immediately and the donations rolled in, raising $7,200 in cash and gift cards. The FCPS Homeless Liaison Office serves homeless students without a parent or guardian in our county. As can be imagined, it is a tremendous challenge for these students to live on their own and continue to be enrolled in school.  &hellip read more

FCPS teachers and staff work tirelessly to ensure Fairfax County students receive the best education possible!  As part of our Employee Recognition initiative, the Foundation for FCPS collaborates with the FCPS HR department to celebrate the outstanding achievements of FCPS employees through the annual FCPS Honors Gala.  This year the event will take place June 6th at the George Mason Center for the Arts. The EDDY (the official award of the FCPS Honors) is awarded to top employees in categories &hellip read more