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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.
Mr. Fabian Named FCPS Region 3 Outstanding Secondary Teacher!
June 18, 2019
Congratulations to Geosystems Teacher Tyler Fabian, Director of Student Services Kevin McMahon, and ESOL Teacher Eileen Bell who were recognized at the 2019 FCPS Honors Ceremony!
WPHS Theatre Presents 'Cinderella'
April 25, 2019
Join us for our spring musical Cinderella! Performances will be held in the West Potomac High School auditorium on Friday, April 26 (7 p.m.), Saturday, April 27 (2 p.m. and 7 p.m.), Sunday, April 28 (2 p.m.), and 27 (7 p.m.), April 28 (2 p.m.), Thursday, May 2 (5 p.m.), May 3 (7 p.m.), and May 4 (2 p.m. and 7 p.m.).
Regional Science Fair 2019
March 17, 2019
Congrats to all of those who competed and placed at the 2019 Regional Science Fair!
Mr. Coe featured on The Classical Ideas Podcast
February 22, 2019
The Classical Ideas Podcast: Ep 90: Teaching High School Religious Studies with George Coe (Teaching Series)
Meteorologist Amelia Draper from NBC 4 visits West Po
February 12, 2019
Geosystems students interpret weather data with NBC4 Meteorologist Amelia Draper to determine our next snow day.