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Black History Month Feature on Channel 7
February 21, 2020
Va. teacher uses black history collection to educate students, spark talks with teachers
Mr. Cooper Brings Black History Month to Life with Extensive Memorabilia Collection
February 20, 2020
For an extensive look at the contributions of Black Americans, you only have to travel as far as West Potomac High School.
Congratulations 2020 Scholastic Artists!
January 27, 2020
Congratulations to the following students: Emily Drotos, Brian McNamara, Bea Heratsch and Katie Wells
Religion Experts Connect Live via Skype to World Religions Class
January 17, 2020
Asma Uddin and Liz Kinecke skyped into Mr. Coe's World Religions Class.
FOX 5's Kevin McCarthy surprises film production class in Fairfax
January 17, 2020
FOX 5’s movie critic Kevin McCarthy visited students at West Potomac Academy to share with them his journey to landing his dream job in hopes of leaving them inspired.
West Potomac US History Students Receive Gift of History at Hamilton
January 10, 2020
Teachers from West Potomac and Mount Vernon High Schools led a field trip for 104 U.S. History students, many of who had never seen a live professional performance before, to see Hamilton in Norfolk just before winter break.
November 15, 2019
Katie Schuler’s work acts as the nexus between art, entrepreneurship, community development and stewardship of the natural world. As a photographer and videographer, Katie has traveled to over fifteen countries across six continents documenting wildlife and their habitats. As an artist and producer, she has led outreach efforts to vulnerable communities and undereducated youth, both at home and abroad. Katie’s clients rank among the most recognizable in environmental education including National Geographic, The Smithsonian Institution, Conservation International, Woods Hole Oceanographic and PBS.
West Potomac Recognized as FCPS's 2019 Best High School Website!
November 06, 2019
Congratulations to our school website and school web curator Ms. Amy Stoll. The West Potomacwebsite was named as the Best FCPS High School Website at this year's Web Curators Conference.