Announcements and Upcoming Events

Daily Health Screenings

  • Parents, caregivers or guardians, are strongly encouraged to monitor their children for symptoms of infectious illness every day through home-based symptom screening and students who are sick should not attend in-person instruction.
  • daily health screening questionnaireis available in the following languages: EnglishAmharicArabicChineseFarsiKoreanSpanishUrdu, and Vietnamese.
  • Parents/guardians will receive frequent reminders from FCPS via multiple modes of communication, reminding them to complete their daily health screening questionnaire and to keep sick students at home. These communications will be developed in collaboration with the Office of Communications and Community Relations (OCCR), Office of Professional Learning and Family Engagement (OPLFE) and Language Services.
  • All staff and visitors must complete the daily health screening questionnaire prior to arriving on campus. The daily health screening questionnaire will be completed on an honor basis and will not be required to be submitted to the school. 
  • Any student, staff or visitor demonstrating symptoms of illness should stay home to help “Stop the Spread” of COVID-19. 

Labor Day

School will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Friday, September 3 and Monday, September 6. Classes will resume on Tuesday, September 7 (Even Day – Periods 2, 4, 6 and 8).

PTA Updates

Let’s make this year extra special. Find out how by joining the Twain PTA.

We also need you to donate your time to help us fundraise and coordinate student programs for the year. There are two positions that we’re looking to fill right now:

  • Spirit wear coordinator. Spirit wear is an essential part of our annual fundraising. We need someone to coordinate with vendors and manage inventory.
  • Fall Tiger Night. Do you like planning parties? We need someone to lead a team of volunteers for our first social event of the year. We have not confirmed the date yet. It will be a Friday night in mid-October.

There are many ways you can support the PTA whether it’s just for a one-time event or in a coordinator role. Contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Mollee Hansen, at or me at if you are interested in learning more.

Picture Day Volunteers Needed

School pictures are here! Twain Fall pictures will be taken on Wednesday and Thursday, September 1 and 2. Parent volunteers are needed to assist.  Duties include helping check students in, ensuring that students have the correct forms and making sure lines move smoothly. Your help is greatly appreciated! Click here to sign up for a shift to help. We need about six volunteers a day.

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