Communications

  • The Communications Office coordinates external and internal communications for the school division. The office seeks to

    • Provide accurate information to the public regarding Fauquier County Public Schools
    • Increase awareness of activities within our schools
    • Assist the media with information regarding Fauquier County Public Schools
    • Ensure an ongoing flow of information with employees and stakeholders by providing news releases, answering questions from the public, and responding to Freedom of Information Act requests

Division News

  • FCPS Announces AP Scholars

    At the end of school year 2020-2021, twenty-four FCPS students were named AP Scholars with Distinction. These students earned an average of 3.5 on all AP exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams. Thirteen FCPS students were named AP Scholars with Honor because they received an average score of at least 3.25 on all AP exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams. Receiving scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams, 61 FCPS students were designated AP Scholars. These three groups included high school students from Fauquier, Kettle Run, and Liberty.

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  • VDOE Releases Annual SOL Test Results

    The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) has released SOL test results for the 2020-2021 school year and updated School Quality Profile reports for each school and school division. Because school accreditation was waived for 2021-22 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, SOL test data will serve as a tool to set a baseline for recovery and measure student learning growth this year.

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  • Masks Required Beginning August 16

    Beginning Monday, August 16, 2021, Fauquier County Public Schools (FCPS) will require all staff members, visitors, and students to wear face masks at all times indoors, except while eating, drinking, at nap time, when exercising, or playing a musical instrument. This includes any FCPS workplace, school buildings, and while entering, exiting, and riding the school bus.

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  • FCPS Announces Policy for Providing Free Meals

    Fauquier County Public Schools today announced its policy for providing meals for children. All schools in the division will be participating in the Seamless Summer Option (SSO) as implemented under the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010. Enrolled students will be provided a nutritious meal for breakfast and lunch each day, Monday through Friday, at no charge to the household. Households will not be required to submit a meal application in order to receive meals at no charge.

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  • FCPS Virtual Academy Set to Open Fall 2021

    Fauquier County Public Schools is accepting applications for the FCPS Virtual Academy, set to open August 11 for the 2021-2022 school year. Interested K-12 students and families should visit the FCPS Virtual Academy website at bit.ly/FCPS1Virtual to begin the application process.

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  •  Tara Helkowski

    Tara Helkowski
    Public Information Officer

    School Board Office
    320 Hospital Drive, Suite 40
    Warrenton, VA 20186
    Phone: 540-422-7031

     

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