May 27, 2019
West Potomac Academy!
Pharmacy Technician Students Start Their Internships
Pharmacy Tech students begin their internships at local Walgreen pharmacies.
Last Day of Academy Shuttles
The last day for West Potomac Academy shuttles is Friday, May 31, 2019.
Upcoming Events at West Potomac Academy
Mental Health Resources: 24/7 Emergency Numbers
CrisisLink Regional Hotline
Dominion Hospital Emergency
Mobile Crisis Unit
West Potomac Academy Features
Dance Til' You Drop
March 15, 2019
Academy dance students attended the FCPS annual dance festival, “Dance ‘Til You Drop”, at George Mason University
Capital Caring, Hospice & Palliative Care, Alexandria
March 08, 2019
Capital Caring, Hospice & Palliative Care, Alexandria host a panel discussion for Health & Medical Science students.
West Potomac Academy Sponsors Health Fair for Head Start Students
February 22, 2019
Students studying health and medical sciences career courses at The Governor’s Health Sciences Academy at West Potomac will reach out to Head Start students for the eighth annual health and wellness fair, Passport to Good Health, for children in the West Potomac Head Start program.
FCPS News and Features
Oak Hill ES Team Qualifies for World Championship
The fourth grade Odyssey of the Mind (OOTM) team from Oak Hill Elementary won first place in Division I (grades 3-5) in the Opposites Distract problem at the Virginia State Tournament.
ArtsHerndon Recognizes Students for Outstanding Artwork Using Technology
Thirty Fairfax County Public Schools students from 14 high schools were recognized by ArtsHerndon for outstanding artworks created using technology in the 15th annual Technology and the Arts competition.
Flint Hill Elementary Awarded Eco-Schools USA Lifetime Green Flag
Flint Hill Elementary School has been awarded the Lifetime Green Flag, Eco-Schools’ highest honor, by the National Wildlife Federation’s Eco-Schools USA program.
South Lakes Food Pantry Branches Out with Healthy Eating Workshops
When South Lakes High School’s PTSA established a Food Pantry in 2017, its goal was to help students avoid hunger by distributing nonperishable food items and toiletries to students in need. This year, thanks to a Delta Dream Grant from the Washington Nationals Dream Foundation, healthy eating workshops were provided to students by community organizations.