The Falls Church School Board has voted unanimously to rename Thomas Jefferson Elementary School and George Mason High School. "Our schools must be places where all students, staff, and community members feel safe, supported, and inspired.” https://bit.ly/fccpsrename
3 months ago, FCCPS Communications
School exteriors
The Falls Church School Board is meeting in Regular Session. Watch live: www.youtube.com/fccpsorg
3 months ago, FCCPS Communications
FCCPS School Board Regular Monthly Meeting
With COVID Metrics moving from bad to worse, Falls Church City Public Schools will remain in an All-Virtual instruction model until after the Winter Break. Dr. Noonan made the announcement in a letter to staff and families Wednesday afternoon. https://bit.ly/fccpsreopen1202
3 months ago, FCCPS Communications
FCCPS COVID Update
No matter where you are next week, staring Monday, join FCCPS in celebrating 15 Days of Joy to finish out 2020 on a positive note. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1a59rUgIVmG9KeOJIrIrqIxZHaCrsI3TaqxYwq2CrCp0/edit?usp=sharing
3 months ago, FCCPS Communications
15 Days of Joy
We've made some changes to Schoology and notifications in support of our hybrid learning. More information and video tutorials are available in this news item: https://tj.fccps.org/article/346396?org=tje
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
Screen capture of a Vimeo created by Mr. Knight about Customizing Notifications in Schoology
Nominate FCCPS Employees for Awards Recognize someone who makes a difference. + Support Staff Employee of the Year + Professional Specialist of the Year + FCEF Teacher of the Year Nomination Packets available https://www.fccps.org/o/fccps/page/employee-recognition-awards
4 months ago, FCCPS Communications
If you are looking for The Tiger Times in some place besides your inbox, look no further! It is in the Quick Links (the top row) of the MENU on our TJ website https://tj.fccps.org. If you aren't getting the Tiger Times in your email, contact the office.
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
Screen shot of the quick links on the TJ Website
"Reopening TJ Information" is the new name for the first menu item on our TJ Website. https://tj.fccps.org Here you will find important documents about arrival and dismissal information, plans, schedules, etc. Also information on Schoology, Technology and Troubleshooting
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
Screen capture of the TJ website which includes the  Reopening  TJ Information menu items
Thanks to @FCCPSFacilities, there is a lot more outside air circulating at TJ. That means, it's often a bit chilly in the classrooms! Bring a sweater or sweatshirt and be sure to put your student's name on it! (One year, we had 9 TJ sweatshirts in the Lost & Found!)
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
TJ jr. near a TJ Sweatshirt with Sharpie Markers for labeling the tag
Want a glimpse inside TJ? Thanks @MrsThackerMD for creating this video last spring! NOTE: it was creating hoping these conditions would be over. Some info may not apply in these coming days. https://bit.ly/389vTRw
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
Like Mr. Rogers said: "Look for the helpers" Reminder your third graders: There will be many adults in the building ready to help them.
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
How do you get to Carnegie Hall? AND the TJ drop off zones? practice, Practice, PRACTICE! Plan on walking or driving around TJ this week, so your Third Graders know where to go on Tuesday Morning! Kiss and Ride map: https://bit.ly/2GzKOZU
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
Traffic plan for TJ drop off
FCCPS Internet Outage - FCCPS is experiencing a widespread internet outage. IT is working to restore service. We appreciate your patience.
4 months ago, FCCPS Communications
Reposts of internet outage here at TJ.... I hear TJ roaring pretty loudly right now!
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
Did you also know the TJ Counselors put together a great set of resources and information on our website? Please check it out at https://tj.fccps.org Select MENU Select COUNSELING -- no longer hidden under another menu item!
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
Screenshot of the TJ Counselors web pages:  Newsletter, Resources, About Us, Clinical Teammates
The TJ Counselors put together great word cloud projects from each class's lesson for Unity Day and they are now on display in the hallway by the Media Center.
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
Unity Day posters and Word Cloud projects from each classroom on display outside the Media Center
TJ Tiger is back to purring......Schoology service has been restored. https://status.schoology.com/
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
TJ Tiger is growling......hearing reports about Schoology being up and down. https://status.schoology.com/ Reloading the page may solve the issue
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
Mt. Daniel and Thomas Jefferson are celebrating Red Ribbon Week this week to focus on healthy choices and a healthy lifestyle. There are themed dress-up days: Monday- Team Spirit (Wear your favorite team logo). Mrs. Dubois class has PLENTY of school spirit! #BetterTogether
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
Screenshot of a class video conference.  Students are wearing t-shirts for their favorite team.
Mrs. Schimmoller has been busy this weekend. A new desk arrangement and many extras for the classroom are removed to make more space for 9 students. #8DaysATHome #BetterTogether #WearAMask #WashYourHands #6FeetAPart
4 months ago, TJ Tiger
A classroom with space for 9 students and the live streaming camera and TV