Learn about our departments, courses, honor policy, expectations, and more
Standards Based Grading
Parent guide to grading and reporting at Edison.
COURSE OFFERINGS AND STAFF
AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) is a college-readiness system designed to increase the number of students who enroll in four-year colleges.
Global classrooms provide students with opportunities to collaborate on authentic tasks with peers from around the world on global challenges, while increasing content knowledge and developing Portrait of a Graduate skills.
Global STEM Challenges Program
Our Global STEM Challenges Program is a three-year program within our school designed for students interested in learning through solving world problems.
Encouraging students to demonstrate the ability to work interdependently within groups to increase productivity and achieve common goals.
The International Baccalaureate Organization aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.
JROTC (Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps) is an elective high school course taught by retired military personnel.
View resources that help prepare for the SAT, PSAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT, TOEFL, ASVAB exams, and more.
GRADING AND REPORTING
FCPS is committed to consistent grading regulation and practices where grades are an accurate reflection of student learning.
Requirements for graduation differ depending on the year the student entered high school for the first time.
RISING 9TH GRADERS COURSE OFFERINGS
The course catalog for rising Edison 9th-graders.
CURRENT STUDENTS COURSE OFFERINGS
The course catalog for rising Edison 10th-12th graders.
A high school academy is a center within an existing high school that offers advanced technical and specialized courses that successfully integrate career and academic preparation.
Enrollments in the Academy elective course offerings will provide students with career and academic preparation for postsecondary education and/or career fields. Students enrolling in Academy elective courses will be provided with opportunities to participate in a variety of career experiences including shadowing, mentoring, and/or internships with local businesses.
- Edison (shares a campus with our school)
- Falls Church
- West Potomac