Fluvanna County High School
Principal: Margo Bruce
1918 Thomas Jefferson Parkway
Palmyra, Va 22963
Instructional Hours: 8:40 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Student Drop-off Starting at 8:20 a.m.
Student Pick-up Starting at 3:45 p.m.
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FLUVANNA COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS HOST SCREENING OF SUNDANCE-SELECTED DOCUMENTARY, MOST LIKELY TO SUCCEED
PRESS RELEASE – April 8, 2019
Fluvanna County Public Schools is one of more than 3,500 communities working to re-imagine the purpose of education
The week of April 15, 2019, Fluvanna County Public Schools will take part in Most Likely to Succeed’s worldwide campaign to re-imagine education. The acclaimed film, Most Likely to Succeed, offers an inspiring look at what students and teachers are capable of—if we have the vision and courage to transform our schools. Directed by acclaimed documentarian Greg Whiteley, the film has been an official selection of two dozen of the world’s top film festivals, including Sundance, Tribeca, and AFI DOCS. It’s been featured at leading conferences on education, including ASU/GSV, SxSWedu, Harvard/ GoldmanSachs, and NewSchools Venture Fund. Audience members call it the most compelling film ever done on the topic of school. In the past year, more than 3,500 communities have booked a screening of Most Likely to Succeed.
PRESS RELEASE – March 18, 2019
On Wednesday, March 13, 2019, the Fluvanna County School Board adopted a school calendar for the 2019-20 school year. The school calendar was developed with input from parents and school staff.
PRESS RELEASE – March 14, 2019
At its regular meeting on Wednesday, April 10, the Fluvanna County School Board will consider adoption of the textbook committee’s recommendation for textbooks for social studies.
The recommended textbooks and instructional materials will be on public display at the School Board Office weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. from March 14, 2019 through April 9, 2019. Questions about the evaluation and adoption process should be directed to Brenda Gilliam at firstname.lastname@example.org or (434) 589-8208.
The public is invited to make public comment to the School Board about the adoption at its April 10 meeting.
FCPS will be piloting a tipline allowing students, families, and members of the community the ability to communicate with the FCHS administrative team about pressing issues in a truly anonymous way.
PRESS RELEASE – February 22, 2019
The month of January, our students were buzzing with excitement with the annual National Geographic Bee competition.
The National Geographic Bee competition, which is now in its 31st year, was held in grades fourth through eighth to determine each school champion. School champions then took a qualifying test, which they submitted to the National Geographic Society, to determine eligibility to participate in the State Geographic Bee. The following students were named school champions for Fluvanna County Public Schools: Carysbrook 1st Place – 4th grade student Zander Childers, Fluvanna Middle School 1st Place – 5th grade student Andrew Jamison, and Fluvanna County High School 1st place – Autumn Moore.
kidscollege@Fluvanna Summer Academies 2019 June 3-14, 2019 For Rising 1st-9th Graders
• Morning and/or Afternoon Academies
• STEM & Arts Academies
• Located at Fluvanna County High School
• Partial Scholarships available based on financial need
PRESS RELEASE – December 14, 2018
Congratulations to Mr. Gary Greenwood on being named a winner of the Virginia Council on Economic Education 2018 Economic Educator Awards Program. Mr. Greenwood’s entry, Setting Up Your Class as a Business, won First Place for K-12 Lesson/Unit. Mr. Greenwood received $1,000 at the Council’s annual awards luncheon on Friday, December 7.
Congratulations to our TV Production Students who won third place in the Virginia School Board Association’s Student Video Contest!
PRESS RELEASE – December 11, 2018
Congratulations to Kevin Burruss, Katie Morris and Madison Kennedy who won third place in the Virginia School Board Association’s Video Contest for their video “Why Teachers are Important.” Winners were announced at the Annual Convention on November 14, 2018.
PRESS RELEASE – October 10, 2018
Applications are now available for the Summer Residential Governor’s School. Students must be in either 10th or 11th grade, and be gifted or an advanced student in one of the following areas: Foreign Language, Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Humanities, Math, Science, Technology, Agriculture, Medicine, Space or Marine science. Each Summer Residential Governor’s School focuses on one special area of interest. Students live on a college or university campus for up to four weeks each summer. During this time, students are involved in classroom and laboratory work, field studies, research, individual and group projects and performances, and seminars with noted scholars, visiting artists, and other professionals. In the three mentorships, students are selected to work side-by-side with research scientists, physicians, and a variety of other professionals. A director and student-life staff provide supervision of students 24 hours a day, throughout the program.
PRESS RELEASE – October 10, 2018
Fluvanna County High School has earned the Blue Star School Award for 2018 for W!SE Financial Literacy. This is the fifth consecutive year that the High School has received this honor. The High School administered W!SE certification tests for the first time during the 2013-2014 school year. The school earned an 82 percent pass rate on the test, with 249 high school students earning the credential during the 2017-18 school year.