Brookfield News and Notes 5/10/2024

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News and Notes

Register Today for FCPS Summer Camps

Registration for FCPS Career and Technical Education (CTE) camps and Institute for the Arts (IFTA/E-IFTA) camps closes on Friday, June 7. Tuition is waived for students eligible for free and reduced-price meals. Bus transportation is available from select FCPS high schools and middle schools. Learn more about Summer Learning and Fun for Students.

Yearbook Information

Yearbooks Are $15 Each. If You Do NOT Purchase, You MUST RETURN Yearbook. If Purchasing, Please Send Payment In The Envelope Provided. Payment Due By May 17

You may pay online as well at Follow the ONLINE instructions and then enter the following code when prompted: YB28170


El Libro del año (yearbook) cuesta $15. Por favor, devuelva este libro si usted no quiere comprarlo. Si desea mantener el libro del año (yearbook), por favor, envíe $15 en el sobre blanco.

Ultima Fecha de Pago Mayo 17 También puede pagar en línea (el internet) en  Siga las instrucciones EN LÍNEA y luego ingrese el siguiente código cuando se le

solicite: YB28170

Enjoy Learning, Fun, and Helpful Information at the Extravaganza! 

Summer Learning Extraviganza

Summer Extravaganza

Stop by Woodson High School on Saturday, June 1, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., for the FCPS Summer Extravaganza! Families are invited to take part in engaging educational activities designed to spark curiosity and inspire growth. In addition to learning activities, enjoy tips and helpful information for families. Enjoy face painting, food, music, a moon bounce, a petting zoo, storytime, and student performances — all at no cost!


Visit the Summer Extravaganza webpage for more details and register to attend. Registration is not required, but it's helpful for planning purposes.

Middle School Start Times

Attend a forum to hear about adolescent sleep research from an expert, learn about FCPS’ ongoing middle school start times study, and participate in small group discussions. All forums will deliver the same presentation and provide the same feedback opportunities. Breakout sessions will be held for middle school students to share their voices. Students are encouraged to attend! 

Register by clicking on one of the following dates: 

While registration is not required, it does help with planning. Language interpretation and childcare will be provided. Learn more about the project exploring middle school start times.

Immunization Clinic

Get your child's immunizations up-to-date!  Open to all FCPS students who need immunizations.  Go to the Fairfax County Health Department to learn more or check out the flyer! (English/Spanish)

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Celebration Sign for Brookfield Teacher Week

We enjoyed celebrating our teachers all week!  Thank you for the many ways you showed them gratitude!

Pre-school Graduation Celebration

Our preschool literacy students and families celebrated their accomplishments in learning their alphabet.  Way to go!

Students at Brookfield engaging in learning activities

Wonderful learning activities at Brookfield. All of 3rd grade joined a zoom presentation with the National Zoo. Students in music were introduced to Orff instruments.  Kindergarteners created habitats in art class.  And students in kindergarten also learned about the letter B as they played with bubbles.  

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Brookfield Garden Clean-Up

PTA Garden Flyer


Let's roll up our sleeves, grab some track bags, and make our garden sparkle!  Together we can make a difference! This is a great opportunity for student service hours!

  • When:  May 18, 2024 @ 9:00 AM
  • Where: Brookfield Elementary School Garden

Check out the flyer to learn more!

PTA Community Meeting and Board Elections

Flyer for PTA Community Day

Join us on Wednesday, May 1 at 7:00 PM for our PTA meeting.  

Click on the flyer to learn more!

End of Year Spirit Wear Reminder!

Brookfield Spirit Wear Info -


The last day to order Brookfield Spirit Wear for the 2023-2024 school year is May 29th, 2024!

Get your spirit wear for SCA School Spirit Day on June 12th!

Go to to order!

Help Us Spread Positivity and Kindness!


Join us in decorating our sidewalks with encouraging messages, beautiful drawings and inspiring quotes using colorful chalk.

Support your community and school in a fun and creative way!

Lazy DOG Spirit Weekend FUNraiser!

Lazy Dog spirit Weekend Fundraiser

A whole week of Spirit fun at Lazy Dog Chantilly from May 6-12! This week covers Teacher Appreciation week AND Mother’s Day! Be sure to tell them you’re with Brookfield and they’ll save a copy of your receipt. Order takeout and use the code! They will donate 15% all week!

Chantilly Chess Club Tournament

  • When: May 25, 2024, 9 AM - 5 PM (approx.) 
  • Where: Chantilly High School , 4201 Stringfellow Rd, Chantilly, VA 20151 

Registration - Register HERE

  • $20 if pre-registered 
  • $25 at the door

Age Groups 

  • K-8
  • K-5
  • K-3

Awards will be given for each age group, as well as an overall school award.


Free Food Giveaway - Fresh Foods and Pantry Staples

The monthly free food distribution held by a community partner will be on Saturday, May 11th 10:00a.m. - 12:00 p.m. while supplies last at Brookfield Elementary School.

Future date - June 8th.

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Fairfax County Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to all clubs and activities.  

Disclaimer: Opportunities offered by organizations other than Fairfax County Public Schools are neither sponsored nor endorsed by the Fairfax County School Board, the Superintendent, or a specific school. These opportunities may utilize technology tools that have not been assessed by the Fairfax County Public Schools Department of Information Technology. Students should gain permission from their parent or guardian before engaging in any non-FCPS enrichment opportunity and families should review the Terms of Service, User Agreements, and Privacy Policy for any technology platform that the enrichment opportunity may use before participating.