School Board Vote on Calendar
The Stafford County School Board voted on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, in favor of a pre-Labor Day start beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. Classes will begin on August 12 and end May 27 for the 2019-2020 school year. The following school year 2020-2021 will begin August 10 and end May 26. Again, the calendar change will take place during the 2019-2020 school year.
Link to the calendars:
Back to School Forms
During the 2018-2019 school year Stafford County Public Schools will host the Back to School forms in ParentVue as a continued effort to move to a more paperless organization.
In July, parents can access ParentVue for the options and acknowledgements. If you do not currently have a ParentVUE account, please contact your student(s) school to obtain information and credentials to create one.
Computers may be available in schools for parents without access to a device or the internet. Please check with your child’s school to see if computers are available. Parents could possibly use computers at the schools in the labs or at stations in the front office. County libraries are also a useful resource for access to computers and the internet. The school will have limited print copies for those who can not fill in the online forms.
Superintendent Search Survey Results
The Leadership Profile Report and results of the online survey that were developed as part of the superintendent search process are now available for review on the HYA and SCPS websites.The information in these documents will be used to guide the search. Applicants will be assessed using the desired characteristics identified as the measure for determining whether they are a good match for Stafford County.All candidates must apply through and be screened by HYA. (http://hyasearch.com)Screening includes a review of the application and supporting documents and an interview. HYA consultants will recommend candidates to the School Board by mid June.
Location ChangeThe Parent Resource Center, Office Of Child Find, and Coordinator of Early Childhood Special Education will change locations effective Tuesday, November 21, 2017. The offices will reopen for business on Monday, December 4 2017.
The new address is:Gari Melchers CenterWashington BuildingFredericksburg, VA 22405New Phone: 540-899-6000
School Board Meeting Live StreamSCPS has resumed live streaming via the web. The division has updated the system to include closed captioning. The closed captioning works on the division's television station and for live streams on the website. We will have closed captioning for the web and future School Board meetings.You can view the live stream at this link: UStream SCPS Live Stream
Transportation on Twitter
The Stafford County Public Schools Transportation Department has joined Twitter. Please follow the Transportation Department @SCPSTransport for the latest bus information. TheTransportation Department will have details on late buses and other important information. It’s another tool to keep the community, parents and stakeholders informed about SCPS.