Oakton High School
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Congratulations to Coach Priester!
February 15, 2024
Coach Fred Priester secured the 800th win of his career on Monday, February 12th.
🥁 Oakton Marching Cougars Win Metallica Band Competition
January 10, 2024
The Oakton High School Marching Cougars has been chosen as the winner of Metallica's inaugural marching band competition, For Whom the Band Tolls. Members of the band Metallica, a heavy metal group formed in the 1980s, chose the overall winner from among five finalists. The Marching Cougars were selected as the best in the small high school category by a panel of professional marching band judges. They will be awarded $15,000.
FCPS News and Features
2024 Regional Scholastic Art Awards Recognize Creative Work of FCPS Students
The 2024 Regional Scholastic Art Awards program has awarded Fairfax County Public Schools students in grades 7-12 a total of 714 awards for outstanding artwork, including 176 Gold Key awards, 172 Silver Key awards, and 366 Honorable Mention awards.
Fairfax County School Board Adopts FY 2025 Advertised Budget Focused on Most Pressing Needs — Competitive Compensation and Excellence in Education
On February 22 the Fairfax County School Board adopted Fairfax County Public Schools’ Fiscal Year 2025 Advertised Budget. The budget prioritizes the school division’s most urgent needs which include providing employees with competitive compensation to ensure each and every student has access to the world class education they deserve.