Fairfax County Public Schools and Sunrise Valley Elementary School are committed to supporting our military-connected students. We value you and are thankful for your service.
Annual Veterans Day Concert
We have an annual Veterans Day concert. Due to COVID-19, our annual assembly and concert will not be taking place in 2020. However, your child will have Veterans Day activities in class.
Month of the Military Child
April is the Month of the Military Child. We will recognize and show our appreciation for military-connected students by participating in Purple Up! day. Everyone is encouraged to wear the color purple on this day.
We will celebrate Purple Up! day in FCPS on April 21, 2021.
Military Families: Planning Your Arrival to Fairfax County Public Schools
Military Families: Preparing Your Move from Fairfax County Public Schools
Academic Planning for Military Families
Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunities for Military Families
FCPS: Military Families
Virginia Department of Education: Military Families
Other helpful resources for military families:
Impact Aid Student-Parent Survey (Scroll down for the FS 57 form after clicking on this link.)
The following links will take you to websites not maintained by FCPS or Sunrise Valley Elementary School:
School-based military student support point of contact at Sunrise Valley Elementary School
- School Based Technology Specialist
School-based student transition team coordinator at Sunrise Valley
- School Counselor, ES
School Division (FCPS) Point of Contact
- Dede Bailer, @email
Military School Liaison Officers (SLOs)
The National Capital Region school liaison officers serve our school district. These school liaison officers are DOD employees. They are available to assist military families in all branches of the military with education-related matters.