Clearview Manor is a neighborhood in McLean located south of Dolley Madison Boulevard near its intersection with the George Washington Parkway.
- Clearview Manor has a population of 4,519 and occupies approximately 0.74 square miles. Continue reading
The Fairfax County School Board in Virginia voted Tuesday night to approve the recommendation of Superintendent Scott Brabrand that the school year begins virtually. The school district serves 189,000 students and is the largest in Virginia. It had given parents a choice of either all-virtual or a hybrid approach that would mean some in-person instruction.
Students at McKinley Elementary School and their parents held a drive-by parade to honor their third-grade teacher.
A Fairfax County, Virginia, teacher found out that almost a quarter of his students had a parent who lost a job because of the pandemic, he decided to do something about it. He and his class launched a unique project to help them. David Kelly and his eighth-grade science students at Lake Braddock Secondary School in Burke started a GoFundMe drive called Soap For Hope. Kelly said, “We’re using our chemistry skills that they’ve learned to make soap”. Continue reading
Fairfax County has adopted a new policy relating to how nurses and school employees can administer cannabidiol oil to kids. The new policy essentially treats CBD oil and THC-A like any other prescription administered to a child at school lining up with Virginia law requiring school boards to adopt a policy toward the somewhat controversial treatment. Continue reading
The Virginia school system said on Tuesday that Fairfax County Public Schools students continue to graduate on time. In 2019, 91.3% of FCPS students graduated within four years while 91.5% of students graduated on time in 2018. More than three out of five of those students earned Advanced Studies Diplomas. Continue reading
Students of high school from Fairfax County will be traveling to Japan on the invitation from the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Kakehashi Project. The selected students are from Lake Braddock Secondary School, Hayfield Secondary School, Langley High School, and Thomas Jefferson High School. Their selection was based on their performance in this spring’s National Japan Bowl. Continue reading
Smiling teachers, happy kids, and excited parents were seen at the entrance of the Soring Hill Elementary school on Monday 26 August. The administrative staff along with Principal Sarah Aiello welcomed all at the doorway. Children were helped by Counselor Dona Sasala to get to their classes. There was a festive atmosphere everywhere. Continue reading
Students and parents in Fairfax County won’t have to wonder anymore that how long will it take for the school bus to arrive. It has become possible with the help of a new app. The app is named as “Here Comes The Bus” and is being introduced by the Fairfax County Public School system. The app will track the school bus thus relieving the families from worrying about the arrival of the bus. Continue reading