Cooper Weekly News 9/15

Daily Essentials 

There is a high demand for additional masks during the day, please ensure your student has extra masks for after lunch and PE.

Additionally, students need to have a reusable water bottle to fill throughout the day. Water fountains are to be used as filling stations only throughout FCPS this year as part of the layered prevention strategy.

World Language Credit Exam

Registration for this year’s World Language Credit Exam is open and closes on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 4 p.m.  Late registrations will not be accepted.

World Language Credit Exam information can be accessed at:

To register, students should stop by to see their school counselor (4th block would be a great time to do this!). Please review the available Credit Exam Dates, Times and Testing Sites with your student before they see their counselor:

  • November 16, 2021 - Robinson Secondary School (Blue) Cafeteria - 4:00 - 7:45 p.m.
  • November 17, 2021 - Centreville High School Cafeteria - 4:00 - 7:45 p.m.
  • November 18, 2021 - Edison High School Cafeteria - 4:00 - 7:45 p.m.

School Counselors:

Laura Wiley (7th grade students with last names A-K)

Jill Donnelly (7th grade students with last names L-Z)

Keyosha Lewis (8th grade students with last names A-K)

Michele Saint Germain (8th grade students with last names L-Z)

Back to School Anxiety

The return to school is often accompanied by a myriad of emotions…excitement, nervousness, anxiety, you name it! And certainly, this year is no exception.

Recognizing that we all may be a little more anxious than usual, the Safe Community Coalition (SCC) is proud to offer an online panel discussion with local mental health professionals Jennifer Weaver, Mimi Weisberg, and Robyne Davis on Tuesday, September 21 at 7 p.m. The panel will discuss Back to School Anxiety and offer concrete ways you can help get the school year off to a great start.  The link to the FREE webinar can be found on the SCC website

Science Olympiad Tryouts

Calling all Scientists and Engineers!

Cooper’s Science Olympiad team tryouts are on September 22nd, 27th, and 29th. You can find out more about this exciting after school club on Cooper’s Science Olympiad website.  Students can sign up for a try-out spot with their school account by completing the Google form on the website.  

*You must complete the form to try out. Walk-ins will not be accommodated. 

SO Tryouts

Pre order Your Yearbook

Buy your yearbook for the discounted price of $40 today! Prices increase throughout the year. Go to and enter school code 5267 to purchase. 

We are looking for any "first day" of school photos and summer photos for the yearbook! Please email any photos to Include your students' first/last name, grade, and a brief description of the photo.

Yearbook ordering