Stafford Academy for Technology (STAT) Information Night
Tuesday, January 22 , 2019
North Stafford High School
For all 8th grade students interested in applying to Information Technology,
Engineering or Biomedical Sciences programs!
*Meet current teachers and students * View labs and projects first hand *
Weekend Activities Canceled - UPDATE
Due to impending inclement weather, some Stafford County Public Schools weekend activities on Saturday, January 12 and Sunday, January 13 are canceled. The SCPS All-County Middle and High School Orchestra event will not take place on Saturday, January 12. An informal All-County Orchestra performance for the parents and community will take place on Friday, January 11 at 6:30 p.m. at Colonial Forge High School. Middle School All-District Band auditions scheduled on Saturday, January 12 at A.G. Wright Middle School are postponed to next Saturday, January 19 at the same location. Band directors will communicate further information.
The Stafford School Board Work Session scheduled for Saturday, January 12 at 8:30 a.m. at the Rowser Building in Room B at 1739 Jefferson Davis Highway in Stafford will take place as scheduled.
The Parks and Recreation Youth Basketball Leagues Opening Day will take place on Saturday, January 12 at H.H. Poole, Stafford Middle, Rodney E. Thompson, T. Benton Gayle Middle Schools and the Courthouse Community Center. All games must end by noon and buildings secured and closed.
The Commonwealth Governor’s School (CGS) Application is now open for applicants. By downloading the application packet, you will the first step toward an exciting new learning experience. All applications are due no later than, Jan. 31, 2019. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Stephenie Fellinger, Ed.D at fellingersl@staffordschools.
Early Dismissal Changes
In an effort to be proactive with the recent snow days, Stafford County Public Schools will no longer have early release days for middle and high school students on January 24 and 25, 2019. Students will have a full day of school on both days to make up for lost instructional time due to the snow days. Monday, January 28, 2019 will continue to be an early release day for all students and Tuesday, January 29, 2019 is a Teacher Workday.
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:
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