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Big Mac Application Now Available!
The application to be a Big Mac for the 2019 – 2020 school year is now available!
The Perfect Attendance Challenge
Beginning Monday, March 11 and running through April 12, all students with perfect attendance will be entered into weekly gift card raffles. Students with perfect attendance for more than one week will have extra entries in subsequent raffles.
Driver Education Certification Completion
The state of Virginia requires all 10th grade students and their parent/guardian to attend a 90-minute traffic safety program entitled Partners for Safe Teen Driving as part of the classroom driver education instruction. This condition must be met before a student will receive a Driver Education Certificate of Completion (DEC-1 card).
The last date for this year's presentations are:
Monday, April 22
All Night Graduation Party
The All-Night Graduation Party (ANGP) will be held on Monday, June 3rd from 11 p.m. - 5 a.m. at Spring Hill Recreation Center. This is a fun and safe way for the seniors to get together one last time after graduation. There will be entertainment (casino, hypnotist, henna artists, massages, family feud, laser tag, pool activities, and more), a gift bag for each senior, food, and lots of raffle prizes! Doors open at 11 p.m. and the students have until 12 a.m. to check-in.
All High School Students to Receive an FCPS-Issued Laptop for Learning for 2019-20 School Year
Fairfax County public high schools are preparing to implement FCPSOn during the 2019-20 school year. FCPSOn is an initiative that provides equitable access to technology and instructional practices that support students' development of Portrait of a Graduate attributes. As part of FCPSOn, all high school students will be issued a laptop for learning at school and home.
High School Students Invited to Fairfax County 2019 Teen Job Fairs
Fairfax County high school students looking for their first part-time job, summer and seasonal job opportunities, or who want more information about potential career pathways are invited to attend one of six upcoming teen job fairs and resume building workshops in Fairfax County.
McLean High School to Receive 2019 First Amendment Press Freedom Award
McLean High School is among 12 schools nationwide—and one of only two schools in Virginia—selected as recipients of the 2019 First Amendment Press Freedom Award. This is the third consecutive award for McLean High. The award is bestowed by the Journalism Education Association, the National Scholastic Press Association, and Quill and Scroll International Honorary Society.
Upcoming Events at McLean High School
Mental Health Resources: 24/7 Emergency Numbers
CrisisLink Regional Hotline
Dominion Hospital Emergency
Mobile Crisis Unit