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Sunrise Valley Elementary Named a 2022-2023 Purple Star School
November 04, 2022
Our school was recently recognized by the Virginia Department of Education and the Virginia Council on the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children as 2022 Purple Star Schools. The Purple Star designation is awarded to military-friendly schools that have demonstrated their commitment to meeting the needs of military-connected students and their families.
Spotlight on Learning: 6th Grade Promotion Poem
June 09, 2022
6th Graders finished their last year at Sunrise Valley Elementary School with a piece of reflective writing. The following poem, by student Iona Bendernagel, was highlighted at the 6th grade promotion ceremony for students, staff, parents, and community.
Ms. Walker Recognized as the FCPS 2022 Region 1 Outstanding Elementary Teacher
June 08, 2022
Congratulations to 2nd Grade teacher teacher Alexandra Walker who was recognized as the FCPS 2022 Region 1 Outstanding Elementary Teacher and one of the five finalists for the FCPS Outstanding Elementary Teacher at this year's FCPS Honors event, held at George Mason University Center for the Arts on June 8th.
Winter Chorus Concert
February 25, 2022
Sunrise Valley Elementary School Chorus shares its musical talents in our Winter Concert. Come share in our joy of music! Enjoy the show!
Spotlight on Learning: Debates and Persuasive Writing
November 29, 2021
Read about 5th grade students conduct research and write persuasive arguments to inform a team debate on free-college tuition.
Veterans Day Program 2021
November 11, 2021
Welcome thank you for joining us today for our veterans day assembly. We’re not together in-person as we are in a normal year but we are coming together virtually. This is a really important event for our school community as we teach our students about honoring and celebrating our veterans. So, all of our veterans out there today, you are the heroes in our community and we just want to take the time to thank you and express our gratitude for the sacrifices and service you make and also that of your families. So our students have been working very hard on their performances as well to really share their thanks and express their gratitude as well. So hopefully everyone really enjoys all of these performances today and once again to all of our veterans, thank you.
Spotlight on Learning: Using Video Games to Tell Stories
September 30, 2021
Read about 4th graders creating fun and collaborative video game concepts that have rich character development and story.
Teacher Appreciation Week at SVES
May 07, 2021
Read about Teacher Appreciation Week at Sunrise Valley!
Spotlight on Learning: Researching in 4th Grade
April 13, 2021
Learning about reliable sources is fun and engaging!
Spotlight on Learning: March Madness Book Tournament
March 18, 2021
Kindergarteners are enjoying books and experiencing a variety of genres during the March Madness Book Tournament.