The School Board welcomes comments from Fairfax County residents and believes that strong community engagement and outreach are important components of a successful school system. Skip to main content. Know What You're Looking For? News and Feature Highlights. Brabrand is holding several town hall meetings about the return to school for parents, staff and the community. Brabrand has named Gautam Sethi, who currently serves as chief technology officer for the Douglas County Col. School District, as the Chief Information Officer. To support families who are working with their children during virtual learning, Fairfax County Public Schools is launching a new Parent Technology Help Desk, effective today, Monday, August
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Fairfax At Home
The county is thus predominantly suburban in character, with some urban and rural pockets. As of the census , the population was 1,, The county seat is the City of Fairfax , though because it is an independent city under Virginia law, the city of Fairfax is not part of Fairfax County. Fairfax was the first U. The county is also home to seven Fortune companies, including three with Falls Church addresses; although Falls Church is its own independent municipality. At the time of first European encounter, the inhabitants of what would become Fairfax County were an Algonquian -speaking sub-group called the Taux , also known as the Doeg or Dogue.
In the Spotlight
Online Mapping. This stately Colonial Revival building in the heart of Old Town Fairfax City hosts lots of community and private events. Our community starts here! Stop by to conduct business, sit in on a City Council meeting or join a board or commission. Want a great family or date night? More than 90 percent of city residents live within a half-mile of a gorgeous park!