North Stafford High School

Enriching Lives and Building Futures

Important Announcements

  • Current Bell Schedules

    Posted: August 6, 2021

    2021 - 2022 Bell Schedules

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  • Underclassmen Pictures and Make-Ups

    Posted on August 5, 2021

    Underclassmen pictures will take place on Thursday, August 19, 2021, and Friday, August 20, 2021, during each student's English course.  If the student does not have an English course during the current term, students will be called down in alphabetical order through our public address system on Friday, August 20, 2021. 

    For students who are absent or unable to take a picture on August 19-20, 2021, the make-up day is set for Friday, September 24, 2021. 

    It is strongly recommended that each student have their picture taken to be put in the yearbook.  The picture taken will also be uploaded to be displayed in Synergy ParentVUE and StudentVUE.

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  • Posted on August 2, 2021

    Back-to-School Night

    North Stafford’s Back-to-School Night will be held tomorrow, Tuesday, August 3, from 5:00 PM-8:00 PM.  9th and 10th grade students and parents/guardians are invited to attend from 5:00 - 6:30 PM, while 11th and 12th grade students and parents/guardians are invited to attend from 6:30 - 8:00 PM.  We are excited to host this event and provide students and parents/guardians the opportunity to learn more about North Nation, meet our amazing teachers, and receive class-specific information and supply lists.  Please note that student schedules are now available in ParentVUE/StudentVUE.

    Our school division will have its back-to-school forms in ParentVUE as a continued effort to move to a more paperless organization.  Currently, parents/guardians can access ParentVUE for the options and acknowledgements.  If you have forgotten your password to ParentVUE, you can reset your password with the e-mail address you registered when creating your account.  If you have never set up a ParentVUE account, request a ParentVUE Activation Key.  

    We would like to remind our community that the first day of school is Monday, August 9, 2021 (X-Day).

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  • Posted: July 20, 2021

    Student parking passes will be available for purchase starting in August. Passes may be purchased for $75. Seniors will be distributed on Tuesday, August 3rd from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM. All other students may pick up their passes on Wednesday, August 4th and Thursday, August 5th from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM. Students must fill out the Parking Pass Form (Click Here) and bring proof of insurance and driver's license.


    Students, please enter through door 25 and proceed up the bus ramp to the cafeteria.

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  • Posted: May 4, 2021

    Please see our Graduation website for detailed information concerning our Graduation Ceremony for the Class of 2021.

    Click here to be taken to the Graduation Website.

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  • Behind the Wheel

    Posted on November 4, 2020

    Welcome to our Partners for Safe Teen Drivers meeting.  If a student plans to take the Behind the Wheel through Stafford County Public Schools or through a private driving company, the parent and student must attend this Partners for Safe Teen Drivers meeting.   In order to be eligible for Behind the Wheel, students must have a valid Virginia's learners permit, passed classroom driver education, and attended the Parent-Teen Driver Meeting.  A student will not be allowed to register for Behind the Wheel training without meeting all requirements.  Stafford County Schools is committed to working with parents to keep our students safe and reduce teen crashes.  
    To access the Partners for Safe Teen Drivers meeting, click on the link below.  The student will need to select "login" at the top right of the page in order to have access to all course content and quizzes.  At the end of the course, students will be prompted to fill out a google form for attendance.  Students will also be emailed a certificate of completion.  If you have any questions, please contact your buildings driver education coordinator or behind the wheel instructors.
    Link for meeting- Behind the Wheel Meeting
    Contact Information- Donald Fetzer

    Provisional Drivers' Licenses

    During the School Year

    Provisional drivers' licenses will be issued by appointment only: Monday through Friday from 2:30 PM-3:30 PM in the main office.To schedule an appointment please contact John Barbarczuk at (540) 658-6150, Ext. 131450 or by email at  The student must have their driver's permit and the 45-hour driving log.  The parent/guardian must have their driver's license.


    During the Summer

    Provisional drivers' licenses will be issued Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM-3:30 PM in the main office.  The student must have their driver's permit and the 45-hour driving log.  The parent/guardian must have their driver's license.  Please call the front office at (540) 658-6150 prior to coming to the school to ensure there is a school official present who is authorized to issue the license.

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  • Class Websites Mobile App Reported Issues

    Posted:  December 11, 2018

    We have reported to our school division the Class Websites mobile app issues that users are experiencing when utilizing the StudentVUE/ParentVUE mobile app on their device.  These issues are being investigated further.  The issues explained below are division-wide and not just isolated to our high school.


    Reported Issue #1:

    Users of the StudentVUE/ParentVUE mobile app may experience an error message when selecting the Class Websites button.  The user will be unable to view any class websites through the mobile app only.  


    The workaround for this issue is to access your StudentVUE/ParentVUE account from your device’s Web browser rather than the mobile app by pointing your Web browser to


    Reported Issue #2:

    Users of the StudentVUE/ParentVUE mobile app will be unable to view multiple file attachments that are posted by a teacher on the class pages when selecting the Class Websites button for a student’s courses.  This issue is present when a user is able to access the Class Websites button from the mobile app (see Reported Issue #1).  This issue only appears in the mobile app.


    The workaround for this issue is to access your StudentVUE/ParentVUE account from your device’s Web browser rather than the mobile app by pointing your Web browser to  

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  • School Update:  April 20-27, 2020

    Posted:  April 20, 2020

    Please read Dr. Hornick’s principal update for the week of April 20-27, 2020.

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  • Watch the Virtual Graduation Today at 7:00 PM!

    Posted: June 27, 2020

    We are so excited to release our Virtual 2020 Graduation Ceremony, viewable today at 7:00 PM on our North6 News Channel and continuing every night at 7:00 PM until July 5th. This ceremony is a celebration of our amazing senior class! You can watch the graduation ceremony from the comfort of your own device by viewing the stream or watching on YouTube! You may access the virtual ceremony via the following links:


    North 6 News Stream: (Stream begins promptly at 7:00 PM)



    You can watch this video in high definition (HD) quality by selecting the Settings button on YouTube, located in the video controls, and then selecting the Quality button.


    Video Download:

    You can download the video at  We kindly ask that you do not watch the video live through the Google Drive link and just use it for download purposes only.

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  • NFHS Live Athletics

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About Our High School

  • North Stafford High School

    Switchboard Line:  (540) 658-6150 | Main Office Fax:  (540) 658-6166

    School Mailing Address:  839 Garrisonville Road, Stafford, VA 22554

    Student School Hours:  Monday-Friday, 7:30 AM-2:00 PM


    School Year Main Office Hours of Operation:  Monday-Friday, 7:00 AM-3:00 PM
    School Year Counseling Center Hours of Operation:  Monday-Friday, 7:00 AM-3:00 PM
    Counseling Center Fax:  (540) 658-6166 (Use for Only Counseling Center and Registration Matters)


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  • Our School Mission Statement:  The Making of a Wolverine 

    To develop responsible and productive citizens through a culture of respect, compassion, and high expectations. 


    Our Vision

    Enriching Lives and Building Futures


    Our Core Values - "North"

    No excuses





Important News & Information

  • Order from Our Shutterfly Storefront

    We have an online storefront where you can purchase items from Shutterfly and Tiny Prints. With your purchase from our storefront, eight percent of sales will be donated to our high school. The monies collected from this fundraiser will be used towards student scholarships...

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  • Open a Student Banking Account at Our High School

    As a student at our high school, students have an exclusive opportunity to learn the value of saving, earning, and investing with a variety of student account options from Apple Federal Credit Union. Parents/guardians can help their child to develop an understanding of their financial responsibility. Students can simply open a student account at the Wolverine Branch of North Stafford High School’s student-run Apple Federal Credit Union...

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School Information

  • After-School Activity Bus

    Students who participate in after-school activities or tutoring and need transportation after the regular school day ends may access the activity bus.  The service will pick-up students from our high school starting at 5:00 PM, Monday-Thursday.  The service is not available on Fridays or on early dismissal dates.  Students will report to Room 452 no later than 4:45 PM with a pass to check-in to ride the after-school activity bus.  There are two after-school activity buses that travel to specified locations only.  This service does not drop students off at their regularly designated bus stop.  You may review the bus stops serviced by each school bus by selecting the route names below:

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  • 2019 Best Schools

    2019 Best Schools - Niche Thank you for ranking us as #102 in the 2019 Best Public High Schools in Virginia according to Niche!  We rank in the top 30% of public high schools in Virginia.  We are so excited as being one of the best public high schools in not only the Commonwealth of Virginia but our school division, Stafford County Public Schools.

    In addition to ranking #102 in the 2019 Best Public High Schools in Virginia, we rank #29 in the 2019 Most Diverse Public High Schools in Virginia, #88 in the 2019 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Virginia, and #3 in the 2019 Best Public High Schools in Stafford County!  View all of our rankings. 

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  • WiFi Network:  SCPSOPEN

    Our building has free publicly accessible WiFi.


    Network Name:  SCPSOPEN

    Password:  stafford (case-sensitive) 

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  • Our High School's Cell Phone and Device Policy

    Cell Phone

    Students at our high school will be able to access their cell phones and devices in the cafeteria (Commons Area), locker area, and hallways during class changes.

    Students may use their device at their designated lunch time in the cafeteria.  In addition, students may also use their device in any area after school, except while attending tutoring.

    Before a student enters a teacher's classroom, they must silence and put away their device.  When classes are in session, students must put away their device, unless directed by a teacher.  This includes hallways while classes are going on.

    This policy also applies to headphones. 

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  • Your Child's Classroom Web Pages

    Your child's classroom Web pages are located on Synergy ParentVUE or StudentVUE, the same application that provides grade and attendance information for your child.  To access ParentVUE or StudentVUE, please point your Web browser to  An activation key or having an account setup previously with an activation key is required.  Don't have access?  Click here to request an activation key (available only to students and/or parents/guardians currently attending or having a child attend North Stafford High School, respectively).

    At this time, parents/guardians and students do not have the ability to create accounts on our website, Schoolwires. 

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