FCCPTA is a Powerful VoiceConnecting Parents, Teachers and StudentsWe Make a Difference

FCCPTA is a Powerful Voice

A powerful voice for all children; A relevant resource for families and communities; and a strong advocate for the education, health, and well-being of every child.

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Connecting Parents, Teachers and Students

FCCPTA cultivates meaningful partnerships among stakeholders (parents, students, school system, and community) while serving as the primary resource for parent advocacy and involvement within Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS).

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We Make a Difference

We exist to positively impact the lives of all children and families by representing our members and empowering and supporting them with skills in advocacy, leadership and communication. Making a difference in our community one member at a time.

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Spelling Bee

Fairfax County Spelling Bee Program

Fairfax County Council PTA is proud to announce the 12th Annual Fairfax County Spelling Bee Program!

All elementary and middle schools in Fairfax County are invited to enroll in the Fairfax County Spelling Bee Program for the 2017-18 Bee Season.

  • Early Bird Enrollment: August 22 – October 16, 2017
  • Regular Enrollment: October 17 – December 15, 2017

To enroll your school, visit and follow the prompts. Once officially enrolled, your school will have immediate access to all of Scripps’ copyrighted materials via download and will be well on your way to increasing your students’ verbal confidence and word power!

Questions? Need help getting started? Contact FCCPTA’s Spelling Bee Coordinator, Eliza Morss at

The Fairfax County Spelling Bee Program is brought to you by your all-volunteer FCCPTA, which is the official Regional Sponsor of the Scripps’ National Spelling Bee Program in Fairfax County.


FCCPTA sponsors and coordinates the following programs: Awards Diversity Conference Reflections Spelling Bee Scholarships Virginia Power Plates

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Running PTA

We’re here to help you run your PTA Running a PTA is fun and rewarding, but it’s also an important responsibility. What’s required in order to be a healthy PTA? […]

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Because PTAs do good things for kids every day, PTA membership drives should be a year-round effort. Here are some ideas on how to make that happen: Create a bulletin […]

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