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Community Award RecipientsFCPS Teachers Receive Community Awards
March 27, 2017
Winchester Hiram No. 21 Masonic Lodge has recognized Bass-Hoover Elementary School teacher Vicki Lewis with one of its Community Builder Awards. Sherando High School teacher Bill Hall and James Wood Middle School teacher Joshua Benton received Community Cornerstone Awards from the lodge.


June 2017 Calendar2016-17 Make-up Day Information
March 17, 2017
As noted on the 2016-17 School Calendar, the three days of school missed due to inclement weather on March 14-16 will be made up on June 6, 7 and 8. The last day of school is now Thursday, June 8.


Report CardGrading Period Extended
March 16, 2017
Due to the number of days missed because of inclement weather, the end of the third nine-week grading period is being moved to Friday, March 24. Report cards will be distributed on Monday, April 3 instead of Monday, March 27.


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March 10, 2017
The latest edition of FCPS Focus is available.




Yearbook Sales
March 1, 2017
The last day to place an order for your yearbook is March 15, 2017.


CIP UpdateCIP Update
February 23, 2017
During a joint meeting on February 22, the School Board reiterated the need for the Frederick County Board of Supervisors to take some action on the requests for the funding needed to proceed with construction of a fourth high school, the Armel Elementary School addition/renovation and construction of a 12th elementary school. The projects are needed to address overcrowding and future enrollment growth due primarily to residential development.


Calendar PromoSchool Board Approves 2017-18 Calendar
February 21, 2017
The 2017-18 School Calendar has been set. The first day of school for students is August 16.


Upcoming Parent Meetings
February 16, 2017
On Thursday, March 16, 2017, parents of rising 6th graders are invited to attend a parent information meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium. On Thursday, March 23, 2017, parents of rising 7th and 8th graders are invited to attend a parent meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium.


FY18 Proposed Budget ImageDr. Sovine Presents FY18 Proposed Budget
February 7, 2017
Schools Superintendent David Sovine presented his proposed FY18 budget to the School Board on February 7.


School BusesSchool Bus Drivers Needed
February 3, 2017
Learn more about becoming a Frederick County Public Schools bus driver.




Calendar Make-up Day Information News Item2016-17 Make-up Day Information
January 12, 2017
In response to inquiries regarding the 2016-17 school calendar and the last day of school in June, the school division has released a statement explaining how inclement weather days will be made up this year.


Promo image that says "watch this video"Website Introduction Video
October 28, 2016
Prior to the start of the 2016-17 school year, Frederick County Public Schools unveiled a new division website as well as new school websites. This video provides an overview of the new websites and how to access important information.


Promo Image for Annual Report2015-16 Annual Report
September 30, 2016
The Frederick County Public Schools Annual Report highlights accomplishments made by the School Board, students and staff in the 2015-16 school year.

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Please take a few minutes to watch this brief video about plans to build
a fourth high school to address overcrowding at the county’s existing high schools as well as future enrollment growth.

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