Happy Holidays From Freedom Hill


Principals' Message

Dear Families,

From all of us at Freedom Hill, wishing you and your family a very happy, safe, and restful holiday season! We look forward to our students' return on Tuesday, January 3rd. Teachers are on leave and are unavailable until this time. 

If you need to visit us in the Front Office, our hours are 9:00-12:00 on 12/19-12/21 and 12/27-12/29.    

Happy Holidays and be well!

Nicholas Zapadka, Principal

Eric Kopacz, Assistant Principal

Upcoming Dates for Your Calendar

2022-23 FCPS School Calendar

  • December 17 - January 2 - Holiday Break
  • January 3 - School Resumes
  • January 4 - 17 - VGA Testing, Grades 3-6

Virginia Growth Assessment (VGA) Dates

The winter Virginia Growth Assessment (VGA) will be taking place at Freedom Hill in January  This is a content-based assessment for 3-6 grade students in math and reading. The assessments will start around 9:30 each morning so please have your child arrive on time. To learn more information about the Virginia Growth Assessment, please visit this website. If you have any questions about the VGA, please email Mr. Kopacz. 

We ask that your family try their best to avoid appointments and absences on testing dates:


Free Diagnostic Testing in January


COVID diagnostic testing will be available for FCPS teachers, staff, and students at five locations across the county January 3-5 from 5 to 8 p.m. This testing is for those who are either experiencing COVID symptoms or have been exposed to someone diagnosed with COVID. Appointments are not required, but registration must be completed before testing. Visit the COVID Testing webpage for more information