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Join us monthly for Virtual Principal Chats
WSES will be hosting monthly Virtual Principal Chats and invite you to participate in any sessions that may be valuable to your families.
Upcoming Events at West Springfield Elementary School
Mental Health Resources: 24/7 Emergency Numbers
CrisisLink Regional Hotline
Dominion Hospital Emergency
Mobile Crisis Unit
West Springfield Elementary School Features
Dr. Sheers Recognized as the FCPS 2022 Region 4 Outstanding Principal
June 08, 2022
Congratulations to Dr. Kelly Sheers who was recognized as the FCPS 2022 Region 4 Outstanding Principal and one of the five finalists for the FCPS Outstanding Principal at this year's FCPS Honors event, held at George Mason University Center for the Arts on June 8th.
WSES Celebrates Completion of its New Mural
May 12, 2022
On May 11, 2022, West Springfield Elementary School held a ceremony to reveal the new mural that will welcome students into the school every morning. Designed by artist Raman Singh with support from the WSES student body, the theme for the mural is “We see you. We welcome you. You belong here.”
WSES Goes Wild at the National Zoo!
May 06, 2022
600 students, 145 chaperones, 81 staff and 19 buses! April 28, 2022 marked the return of the tradition of school-wide field trips that Dr. Kelly Sheers started at West Springfield Elementary School. This year, all WSES staff and students (any many parents and grandparents!) spent the day visiting the National Zoo.
FCPS News and Features
Superintendent's Weekly Reflections
Superintendent Reid writes a weekly blog to keep people up to date with all of the great things happening in Fairfax County Public Schools. This week she met with military families at Fairview ES, joined the Student Equity Ambassador Leads (SEALS) kickoff meeting, and was a panel member at the 50 State Afterschool Network Meeting in D.C.
FCPS Graduation Rates Remain Strong for the Class of 2022
After seeing record high rates last year, the Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) Class of 2022 continued to report strong on-time graduation rates at 94.2 percent, according to data released today from the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE).
Upcoming School Bus Driver Job Fairs
Join us for one of our school bus driver job fairs and be part of our team! We will be hosting school bus driver job fairs on October 7, October 19, November 4, November 16, December 8, January 6, and January 18. Learn more!