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
Fairfax County School Board Passes FY 2020 Approved Budget
The Fairfax County School Board has adopted the Fairfax County Public Schools FY 2020 Approved Budget of $3.0 billion that includes a $55.2 million investment in teacher salary scales—including a 1.0 percent market scale adjustment--and $46.8 million for a step increase for eligible employees and a 1.0 percent market scale adjustment for non-teacher salary scale employees.
Fairfax County Public Schools Names Region 4 Assistant Superintendent
Fairfax County Public Schools Superintendent Scott S. Brabrand has named Jay Pearson, who currently serves as Interim Assistant Superintendent in Region 4, as the new Assistant Superintendent for Region 4.
Louise Archer ES Students Excel at WordMasters Challenge™
Several teams representing Louise Archer Elementary recently earned Highest Honors in the 2018-19 WordMasters Challenge™.