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School and FCPS News
Armstrong Student Donates Prize to School!
December 05, 2022
Congratulations to first grader Vera Reynolds!! Vera won a Holiday Card Contest at RSM US Foundation and chose Armstrong to receive the $1.000.00 donation prize to enhance the 1st & 2nd grade classroom libraries. Thank you Vera!
Ms. Howell Wins FCPS Cares!
June 23, 2020
FCPS Cares is an opportunity for parents, staff, and community members to recognize FCPS employees for going above and beyond to help others and show they care. All FCPS Cares submissions were reviewed and winners were selected for the month of May from each region and the central office to receive extra recognition for their work. Armstrong's very own Ms. Stephanie Howell was chosen as a winner from Region 1! Ms. Howell just finished her 13th year teaching at AES!
4th Grade 'Shark Tank' Simulation!
March 09, 2020
Students learned about persuasive writing and media messages while creating a pitch for a new invention and designing its advertisement! The project culminated in a real "shark tank" experience where students presented to a panel of "sharks" who were local business employees ready to give feedback on their inventions.
FCPS News and Features
Twenty-three FCPS Students Named 2023 National Merit College-Sponsored Scholarship Winners
Twenty-three Fairfax County Public Schools students from ten high schools have been named winners of 2023 Merit Scholarship awards by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.
John R. Lewis High School Hosts U.S. Vice President for School Safety Event
FCPS Superintendent Reid and Vice President Harris urge safer schools, student leaders to use voices.<br />
Superintendent's Weekly Reflections
Superintendent Reid writes about all of the great things happening in Fairfax County Public Schools.
Digital PSAT Replaces Paper in Fall 2023
This October, the PSAT/NMSQT will be administered in Fairfax County in a digital format. Some testing accommodations are administered differently for digital tests than for paper/pencil tests. Additional information is available about accommodations for students with disabilities.