Academy Inclement Weather Policy

Academy Delayed Openings and Early Closings

  • Students attending the Falls Church High School Academy or FCHS students attending other Fairfax County Public school Academies should follow the guidelines below when there is a delayed opening or early closing due to inclement weather.   Academy classes will always be conducted at normal times unless otherwise noted below.

Delayed Opening with an Early Close (Thursday, January 20, 2022)

  • AM - 10:10-10:40am

  • MID 1 - 10:50-11:20 am

  • MID 2 - 11:45am- 12:15 pm

Virtual Learning Delayed Opening Academy Class Schedule

  • AM - 10:10-11:05 am
  • MID 1 - 11:15 am-12:10 pm
  • MID 2 - 12:55 - 1:50 pm

Two-Hour Delayed Opening 

  • AM and MID 1 block classes shuttle buses will not run.
    • Students who regularly drive are asked to remain at their base school. Falls Church High School students will follow the Falls Church High School amended schedule.
  • MID 2 block classes
    • Shuttle buses will run on time.
    • Students riding buses should wait an extra 10-15 minutes for their shuttle since inclement weather may cause some delays. 

Two-Hour & Three-Hour EARLY CLOSING 

  • AM classes only on all 2 and 3 hour early release days