Willow Springs School News, 5/6/24

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This is Staff Appreciation Week

Willow's Wonderful Staff!

The Willow Springs staff has worked tirelessly all year and we would love to shower them with love at our Faculty Appreciation Week from May 6th- May 10th. We have planned special treats every day and need your help to be successful. Please consider making a donation by signing up at https://www.signupgenius.com/.../10C0C4AACAC29A6FC1...
The PTA is also asking for families to recognize their primary classroom teacher as well as two additional staff members next week. Assignments for classroom teachers and support staff can be found in the image below. Additionally, you can learn more about our staff's favorite things here: Our Favorite Things – Willow Springs PTA

Thank you so much for helping us show our gratitude!!

Please consider honoring the staff members listed below assigned to your classroom teacher.

Upcoming important dates and events at Willow Springs.


WSES: Looking Ahead

Standards of Learning (SOL) Test Dates during the month of May

  • May 6-10 - Teacher Appreciation Week
  • May 6 - 3rd Grade Reading SOL
  • May 7 - 4th Grade Reading SOL
  • May 8 - Bike and Roll to School Day
  • May 9 - 5th Grade Math SOL
  • May 10 - 6th Grade Reading SOL
  • May 13 - 3rd Grade Math SOL
  • May 14 - 4th Grade Math SOL
  • May 15 - PTA Meeting, 7:00 PM, Library
  • May 16 - 5th Grade Science SOL
  • May 17 - 6th Grade Math SOL
  • May 24 - SCA Spirit Day: Beach Bash
  • May 27 - Memorial Day Holiday-No School
  • June 6 - 5th Grade Medieval Day
  • June 11 - 6th Grade Promotion Ceremony & Celebration
  • June 12 - Last Day of School-2 hour early release, 2 p.m.

Parent Input forms are due May 20th. Link is in the message below.

Parent Input Forms for the

24-25 School Year

Our planning for the 24-25 school year has begun! To assist in this process of class placement decisions, we invite you to provide some information about your child.

24-25 Parent Input Form

 Your child’s current and upcoming classroom teachers work together with specialists and the grade level team to make class placement decisions for the coming school year. As part of this process, they will review the information obtained from you via the parent input form consider the information relevant to the class assignment.

Willow Springs has an incredible staff! Please do not request a specific teacher.

Please complete the parent input form by May 20th! If you have more than one child enrolled at Willow Springs, please fill out ONE form per child.

24-25 Parent Input Form

Here is a calendar showing the SOL Testing Dates

SOL Testing in Grades 3-6

Our students in grades 3-6 are currently taking SOL tests and the schedule is above. Students perform best when they show up to school on time and well rested. Please support your children and our school as our students work hard to show how much they have learned this year.


Walk, Bike & Roll to School Day

Wednesday, May 8, is the official Walk, Bike & Roll to School Day.

Bike Month has been celebrated since 1956 to showcase the many benefits of bicycling and encourage more people to give biking a try. Fairfax County has an extensive network of both paved and natural surface bike trails. You can access a map to all the trails in Fairfax county online.


🏫 Register Your Five-Year-Old

for Kindergarten

Kindergarten Registration

Online Registration is Open!

Online registration for FCPS students is open for the 2024-25 school year. Learn about the online registration process.

After registration is complete the student will be ready for orientation, Bridge to Kindergarten, or any other introductory events Willow Springs may host. 

Registering your child early helps schools prepare and ensure they have the teachers and resources needed on the first day of school. After determining which school your child will attend, parents/caregivers may prepare for registration by gathering documents and completing forms. For details and language support, please visit the Kindergarten Registration page.

Before- and After-School Care

Fairfax County Government’s School Age Child Care (SACC) program provides fun, safe, and educational care for children in kindergarten through sixth grade. Care is available before school, after school, and during school breaks in select Fairfax County public elementary schools and community centers. 

SACC registration is now open for the 2024-25 school year.

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