Mount Vernon held its first annual "Pumpkin Chunk" earlier this month, with engineering students building trebuchets to fling the fall fruits.
The principal of the Quander Road School has been promoted to a new position within Fairfax County Public Schools.
Six schools in the Richmond Highway area have been designated as Purple Star schools by the state for their support of military children and their parents.
The West Potomac Band cleaned up at Stafford High School Showcase on Saturday, winning in four categories en route to being crowned Grand Champion.
Inova Mount Vernon Hospital and Calvary Presbyterian Church are among 15 finalists selected by Fairfax County Public Schools for its annual Partner Awards.
West Potomac community members voiced their concerns to county officials about overcrowding and safety at a PTSA meeting Monday evening.
Several Richmond Highway-area elementary schools are scheduled to gain a salad bar this upcoming school year.
In his weekly column, Del. Paul Krizek gives an update on the work of the Virginia House Select Committee on School Safety.
Mount Vernon High School English teacher Auja Jones made her hometown Majors proud with a big win on Wheel of Fortune.
A new video highlights the extensive volunteer work of a Mount Vernon High School senior working to better her own community.