Students from various grade levels are invited to participate in hands-on, robotics camps that focus on science technology engineering and mathematics (STEM) concepts. SySTEMic Solutions is a Northern Virginia Community College program designed to engage K-12 students and faculty in STEM education and career opportunities
The team of Vikram Seshadri and Padmini Yerramasu, both of Stone Bridge High School; the team of Kayla Wright-Freeman of Potomac Falls High School and Rachel Yi of Briar Woods High School, both of the Academy of Science; Dor Friedman of Dominion High School and the Academy of Science; and Adriel Sumathipala of Broad Run High School were named the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair finalists on Thursday, March 19th, during the 34th Annual Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Regional Science and Engineering Fair.
Donna Fortier and Jim Mayes received the top two awards – the Make a Difference and J. Hamilton Lambert Exemplary Leadership Award, respectively – at the Loudoun School-Business Partnership Recognition Breakfast Program on March 13th at the National Conference Center.
The Loudoun County Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) is accepting nominations of educators, programs, parents and students who go the extra mile to serve the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) special education community and who inspire others to do the same.
Loudoun County’s superintendent of schools, Dr. Eric Williams, noted the importance of the partnerships between Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) and the business community at the annual School-Business Partnership Recognition Breakfast on March 13th at the National Conference Center.
The Cedar Lane Elementary School PTA is offering $500 scholarships to two graduating seniors in the Class of 2015. Recipients must have attended Cedar Lane Elementary School, be pursuing undergraduate studies and have made some type of contribution to Cedar Lane while they were in middle school or high school.
The George C. Marshall International Center is accepting applications from qualified students in 10th, 11th and 12th grades to participate in its Student Partnership Exchange Program (SPEP®). There are four trips to choose from in Germany, Austria and France.
Valentine's Day weekend proved to be a sweetheart deal for six members of Broad Run High School’s debate and speech team as they traveled to Harvard where they secured invitations to the Tournament of Champions at the University of Kentucky in April.
The team of Sukriti Dhingra, Luke Janoschka, and Sudiksha Kochi placed first in the Northern Virginia region made up of 50 teams playing the Stock Market Game (SMG).
Woodgrove High School is holding an additional Partners for Safe Teen Drivers presentation from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11th, in the high school’s auditorium.
Books for Benghazi is a campaign spearheaded by Farmwell Station Middle School reading specialist Lisa Brunson and English language learner (ELL) teacher Shahrazad Kablan.
Tuscarora High School senior Laura Vasquez-Bolanos, received a gold award from the Hispanic Heritage Foundation on December 9th in a ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Sixty-five Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) orchestra and band students recently performed in the North Central Virginia Regional Orchestra event held at Fauquier High School.
A dream of Discovery Elementary Principal James E. Dallas and the school’s parent-teacher-organization (PTO) came to fruition on Friday, October 24th, with the dedication and ribbon cutting of the school’s new inclusive playground.
Loudoun County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Eric Williams’ vision for the school system’s future and the Academies of Loudoun will be the focus of the Wednesday, October 8th, meeting of the Loudoun Education Alliance of Parents (LEAP).
Discovery Elementary will host Celebrating our Differences Day from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on Friday, October 17th.
Debra Myers, a family and consumer science teacher at Smart’s Mill Middle School, was one of 32 teachers nationwide chosen to complete a food science training program developed by the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), and Graduate School USA.
Principal Dr. Elizabeth A. Noto welcomed the Potomac Falls High School Class of 2014, their families and friends to their commencement ceremony on Tuesday, June 17th, in the Potomac Falls stadium.
The Loudoun County School Board announced the selection of Dr. Eric Williams as the next superintendent of Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) on Wednesday, April 2.
Loudoun County Public Schools are closed today. Las Escuelas Públicas del condado de Loudoun están cerradas hoy por el mal tiempo.
The administration of the SAT will go on as scheduled at 8 a.m. Saturday, January 25th, at Loudoun Valley High School.
Loudoun County Public Schools are on a two-hour delay today because of the weather. Las Escuelas Públicas del Condado de Loudoun abrirán dos horas tarde hoy por el mal tiempo.
Loudoun County Public Schools are closed tomorrow because of the weather. All administrative offices will be open at noon.
Hannah Oberlander, a fourth-grade teacher at Lowes Island Elementary and 14 other educators from Virginia will bring to their classrooms new knowledge and experience gained during the 2013 Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation Summer Teacher Institute, held July 7th through 12th at Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center history museums.
“Tonight we pause to reflect on the accomplishments of the Class of 2013”, said Tuscarora High School Principal Pamela Paul-Jacobs as she welcomed the families and friends of the graduates on Sunday, June 9th. “Over the last several days I have had an opportunity to reflect on the many successes that we have achieved together.”
“Today we celebrate the accomplishments of 297 Titans,” said Dominion High School Principal Dr. John Brewer as he welcomed the family and friends of the Class of 2013 to the school’s graduation ceremony.
Jayne Fonash, the director of guidance at the Loudoun Academy of Science (AOS) welcomed family and friends of the Class of 2013 by sharing part their legacy.