Collect for Kids Back to School Supply Drive - Accepting Donations Now through August 22, 2016
Every student does not begin the school year with the supplies they need to be successful. Together we can help make a difference in the lives of our students. Volunteers will collect and distribute school supplies to students in need at the beginning of the school year.
Twenty business partners are collecting school supplies at various drop-off locations. The business partners include: Apple Federal Credit Union Stafford Branch, Celebrate by Del Web, England Run Library, Five Below, Ford T. Humphrey Building (Stafford County Public Safety Center), George L. Gordon Building (Stafford County Government Center), Keller-Williams, Lupi Orthopedics, Mission BBQ, MVP Awards and Trophies, Porter Library, Rappahannock Orthodontics, Stafford County Fire & Rescue Berea Fire Station #12, Stafford County Public Schools (Alvin York Bandy Administrative Complex), Stafford Hospital, Target (Rt. 610), Walmart (Rt. 610) and Walmart (Stafford Lakes).
Please click here
for drop-off locations and school supply list. You can also find additional details on the Apple Federal Credit Union website at https://www.applefcu.org/AppleWeb/CollectForKids
or call the SCPS Office of Strategic Communication and Community Engagement at (540) 658-6000
STAFFORD COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS SCHOOL BOARD ADVISORY COMMITTEES
The School Board and staff of Stafford County Public Schools extend our gratitude to the many community members who served on our advisory committees during the 2015-2016 school year. The dedication and commitment of these citizens help ensure Stafford County children receive a quality education. The advisory committees compile data, analyze problems, summarize findings and develop recommendations for the Stafford County School Board.
Are you interested in becoming an advisory committee member for 2016-2017? Any Stafford County citizen who wishes to serve on any School Board advisory committee for the 2016-2017 school year should submit an application by Wednesday, August 31, 2016, to Office of Strategic Communication and Community Engagement, SCPS, 31 Stafford Avenue, Stafford, VA 22554. The application form is available at the Alvin York Bandy Administrative Complex or access the link on our website below.
The School Board will appoint advisory committees in the following areas: Capital Improvements Planning, Career and Technical Education, Fine and Performing Arts, Gifted, School Health, Special Education and Technology.
2016-2017 Advisory Committee Application
2015-2016 Year End Advisory Committee Reports
Summer School Zone Flashing Signs
Please be aware that Stafford County Public Schools will operate School Zone Flashing Signs
in support of the summer school programs. The location and times that the School Zone Flashing Signs will operate are as follows:
Brooke Point High School
~ Hours 6:55 AM-7:55 AM and 1:20 PM-2:20 PM ~ Dates: June 27 - July 14
All Elementary Schools
except Hartwood and Hampton Oaks ~ Hours 8:00 AM-9:00 AM and 11:30 AM-12:30 PM ~ Dates: July 18 - August 4
~ Hours: 8:00 AM-9:00 AM and 12:30 PM-1:30 PM ~ Dates: July 11 - August 18
Stafford County Public Schools Public Notice of Summer Schedule ~ June 20, 2016 Through August 19, 2016
The Stafford County School Division’s operating hours for the 2016 summer months will be as follows:
→ All schools will be open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday.
→ All central offices will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday
→ All schools and offices will be closed to the public on Friday.
→ All offices will be open normal business hours during the 4th of July week (All Offices and Schools Closed Monday, July 4th)
The Fridays impacted by this schedule are June 24, July 1, July 15, July 22, July 29, August 5, August 12, and August 19.
All schools and offices will make accommodations for parents needing to meet on Fridays.
Behind the Wheel Registration for Summer Session
The next summer behind the wheel (BTW) registration day is June 16th from 8am - 11am at Brooke Point High School
. We currently have 100 slots remaining for the summer session. Thirty (30) slots are currently available at the North Stafford High School site and seventy (70 ) slots available at the Stafford High School site.
For more specific information concerning session and time slot availability, please contact Steve Cassiday at Mountain View High School (540) 658-6840 or email email@example.com.
Come Join Our Transportation Team
Now Hiring Bus Drivers and Bus Monitors for the 2016-2017 school year! Contact Transportation Services at (540) 373-6095 for information.
Join Our School Nutrition Team ~ Employment Opportunities
Stafford School Nutrition is looking for interested applicants to fill current and planned job openings for the 2015/2016 and 2016/2017 school year. Individuals are to apply in person at 25 Wyatt Lane, Fredericksburg, VA 22406 between the hours of 7:30 am and 2:45 pm daily. The starting wage is $9.62 per hour up to 10.90 per hour. Positions range from 4 to 6 hours per day. Work schedules and locations are flexible. Staff members participate in a high energy, clean and team work atmosphere. Employees enjoy weekends, holidays, evenings, summers and inclement weather days off with their family. Please come and join our team. For additional information, please call (540)654-9044.
August 5-7, 2016, School Supplies and Clothing Sales Tax Holiday
2015 General Assembly combined Virginia’s three sales tax holidays into one three-day holiday beginning the first Friday in August at 12:01 a.m. and ending the following Sunday at 11:59 p.m. This year’s sales tax holiday is August 5-7. For complete details for qualified purchases, please view the Virginia Department of Taxation website here.
Approved Staffing Standards Plan 2016-2018
The newly approved SCPS Staffing Standards Plan 2016-2018 may be viewed here