May 12, 2017
The latest edition of FCPS Focus is available.
Season of Celebration and Success
May 8, 2017
FCPS invites students, parents, teachers, staff and community members to share success stories from the 2016-17 school year and to thank FCPS employees who have made a difference for students. Share your student’s success story or thank a teacher, administrator or staff member by June 8.
Principal Joe Strong to Assume New Role Effective July 1
May 3, 2017
Bass-Hoover Elementary School Principal Joe Strong will be leaving his current position at the end of the 2016-17 school year and will serve as the principal at Redbud Run Elementary School effective July 1. A search to find Mr. Strong’s successor is underway.
FCPS 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.
2016-17 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.
School 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.
School Bus Drivers Needed
February 3, 2017
Learn more about becoming a Frederick County Public Schools bus driver.