Strategies for Excellence in Education – FCPS School Board Member Jeannette Hough Responds to CAPAFC Questionnaires

Strategies for Excellence in Education – FCPS School Board Member Jeannette Hough Responds to CAPAFC Questionnaires CAPAFC: What would be your plan for FCPS in

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Washington Post reported the statement made by Chinese American Parent Association of Fairfax County (CAPAFC) on condemning disparaging comments against a FCPS board member

Link to the original Washington Post report CAPAFC Statement on Condemning Disparaging Comments Against a FCPS Board Member

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10月6日华人家长积极参与FCPS校董会议并发言

CAPAFC:超过二十名华人家长参加了10月6日的FCPS校董会,华人家长Huina和Alice分别就bullying,privacy,和safety等问题发表演讲。Alice女士现场即兴脱稿演讲。 题图:与会家长起立支持华人家长发言。 以下是Huina女士在10月6日校董会上的演讲稿: Good evening. My name is Huina, I have 2 young children in FCPS schools. First of all, I would like to thank

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费郡2016-2017年度教育预算缺口风波有望平息

之前沸沸扬扬的高达$122M的费郡2016-2017年度教育预算缺口,近日来好消息不断,有望最终平息。 在各方面的努力和费郡家长们的积极参与下,费郡教育委员们已将预算缺口降低至$15.7M。 预算缺口的缓解主要来自增加房产税3%($54.9M),Board of Supervisors’ Budget Committee增加教育投入,以及州府Richmond方面增加的财政支持。 这意味着之前家长们密切关注的取消AAP Program提案,取消校车提案,以及取消TJ 8th period的提案将不会在考虑之列。费郡教育委员们在4月18日的宣讲中提及可能涉及的三项行动来弥补剩余预算缺口,它们分别是: 1) After School Late Bus Elimination at High Schools $0.7M 2) Substitute Pay Reduced

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预算缺口尚有28million部分学校开始调整师资分配

CAPAFC: 近日校董Dalia Palchik女士在邮件中通报费郡学区预算事宜。目前情况分析尚有28million的预算缺口,一些学校已经开始调整师资分配。 校董Dalia女士邮件原文摘要如下: “The School Board Chairman will deliver remarks at the Board of Supervisors budget public hearing on April 5th at 4:00 pm

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