This Week at Langley

Langley Calendar

Visit the “Langley Calendar” for events for the 2023 – 2024 school year. Click on the event for additional information. Check back frequently for newly added and updates on events. Bookmark page for future reference.

This Week at Langley

Wednesday, November 22 - Friday, November 24

  • Thanksgiving Break 

Tuesday, November 28 

  • Financial Aid Night @ McLean High School, 6:30 p.m. 

Thursday, November 30 - Friday, December 1

  • Senior Portraits Make-Up 

Friday, December 1 - Saturday, December 2 

  • Renaissance Feaste 

Monday, December 4 

  • Jazz Band Concert, Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.  

Tuesday, December 5 

  • Class of 2024 Family Forum, 9:30 a.m.
  • Orchestra Concert, Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, December 6

  • PTSA General Membership Meeting, Virtual, 9:00 a.m.

Saturday, December 9

  • Homecoming Dance, 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Tuesday, December 12

  • Choir Concert, Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, December 13 

  • Book Talk "Raising a Kid Who Can", Lecture Hall, 9:30 a.m. 

Thursday, December 14

  • Band Concert, Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.

December 18 – January 1

  • Winter Break

Did You Know...

The Turkey Trot tradition dates back to 1896, when the YMCA held the first Buffalo Turkey Trot in Buffalo, N.Y. Only six runners participated in the race that year, running on stretches of dirt road for roughly five miles. Here is a list of Turkey Trots in the DC area.


Financial Aid Night:

When: Tuesday, November 28th, 6:30 p.m.

Where: McLean HS Auditorium, 1633 Davidson Rd., McLean, VA Hear from NOVA’s Financial Aid Director on:

FAFSA Merit Scholarships

CSS Profile and more!

Senior Portraits - LAST CHANCE

  • Legacy Studios is returning to Langley for FINAL make-up and re-take senior portraits.
  • Nov 30 & Dec 1
  • Students must make an appointment with Legacy Studios.
  • Seniors not photographed by Dec 1 will be listed as NOT PICTURED in the yearbook.


Renaissance Feaste

The Langley Chorus Feaste ticket sales are live and going fast.  Buy soon to secure your ticket for December 1st or 2nd at 7:00 PM. This annual holiday tradition features 80 students from the Madrigals, Chamber, Concert and Treble Choruses. Dinner tickets are $35 and include a choice of grilled chicken or vegetarian pasta entrees as well as pumpkin Bundt cakes baked by Seth Ludlow, INC.  Student stadium seating (no meal) is available for $10.00. Come join us for an evening of merriment and amusement. Tickets can be purchased at

Book Talk "Raising a Kid Who Can"

Come join Anna Brown, LHS school psychologist and Jordan Payne, LHS social worker for an engaging parenting conversation.  They will review the book, Raising a Kid Who Can – Simple Strategies to Build a Lifetime of Adaptability and Emotional Strength, written by local clinical professionals.  The book talk will be held in the Lecture Hall on December 13 at 9:30 am. Please RSVP to if you can attend.


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FCPS students continue to have unlimited access to live, 24/7, one-on-one online tutoring services through at no cost to families. Student participation is optional and parents/guardians can opt their student(s) out of accessing the services. Detailed information and FAQs are available on the Online Tutoring Services webpage.

Students can access via a link in Schoology. Additional information about how to log in and access a tutor is provided to families via the following: Middle & High - How It Works. Questions not answered in the posted resources may be sent to

No Food Deliveries!

Please note that students are not allowed to receive food deliveries during the school day due to security concerns. If a student needs food, they can contact their counselor, cafeteria staff, or administrator for assistance.

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2023-2024 Standard School Year Calendar

November 22-24 Holidays | Thanksgiving Break
December 7 Religious and Cultural Observance | Chanukah (begins sundown 12/7-sundown 12/15)
December 8 Religious and Cultural Observance | Bodhi Day
December 18-31 Holidays | Winter Break
December 25 Christmas
January 1, 2024 Holiday | New Year's Day
January 6 Three Kings Day/Epiphany
January 7 Orthodox Christmas
January 15 Holiday | Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday 
January 19 Religious and Cultural Observance | Orthodox Epiphany
January 25 End of Second Quarter - 2-hour Early Release 
January 26 Student Holiday (Teacher Work Day for Staff - Option to work at an alternate location) 
February 10 Lunar New Year
February 14 Ash Wednesday
February 19 Holiday | Washington’s Birthday and Presidents’ Day
March 5 Presidential Primary (tentative)
March 11 Religious and Cultural Observance | First Full Day of Ramadan (begins sundown 3/10 and continues with daily fast and nightly prayer until 4/9)
March 20 Orthodox Ash Wednesday
March 22 End of Third Quarter
March 25-29 Holidays | Spring Break
March 29 Good Friday
March 31 Easter
April 1 Student Holiday (Teacher Work Day for Staff)
April 2 Student Holiday (Staff Development Day for Staff)
April 9 Religious and Cultural Observance | Eid al Fitr (begins sundown 4/9 – sundown 4/10)
April 10 Holiday | Eid al Fitr (begins sundown 4/9 – sundown 4/10)
April 22 Religious and Cultural Observance | First evening of Passover (begins sundown 4/22 - sundown 4/30)
April 23 Religious and Cultural Observance | Second evening of Passover
April 24 Religious and Cultural Observance | Theravada New Year
May 3 Student Holiday (Teacher Work Day for Staff )
May 5 Orthodox Easter
May 27 Holiday | Memorial Day
June 3 Class of 2024 Graduation Day 
June 12 Last Day of School / Early Release