College and Career Ready
Edison HS Early Release Day
Edison High School will have a 2 hour early release day on Monday, March 23, 2020. Edison Academy PM shuttles for our PM classes will be cancelled. Please click on this announcement for more details.
Internships and Work Experience Opportunities
Part-time Employment and Paid Internships for students and full-time employment opportunities for recent, or soon-to-be, high school graduates are often shared by employers and business partners. Be sure to visit our Career Experiences pages often to see postings of the latest opportunities being offered. Click this announcement to be taken there.
News You Choose from Edison Academy
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Scholarship for Students of Parents with Work Related Injuries
Kids' Change of Virginia, Inc sponsors academic scholarship for deserving children who have been adversely impacted by the work-related injury of a parent. More details and scholarship information is available by clicking this announcement. Deadline to apply is May 1,2020.
FBI Future Agents in Training Teen Academy
The Future Agents in Training - Teen Academy program allows high school students an opportunity to get a comprehensive look into today’s FBI. Generally, each course iteration is a minimum of eight hours but can be a week-long program with blocks of instruction and demonstrations at a local field office. Application deadline is March 31. For more details and information about registration click this announcement.
UVA College at Wise, VA - Tuition Assistance for Families
Virginia families earning $40,000 or less may send their children to the University of Virginia’s College at Wise at no cost for tuition or fees under a new program called UVA Wise Within Reach, starting in the fall of 2020. The program is only available to full-time, degree seeking students from Virginia who are eligible to receive in-state tuition. Click this announcement for more information and links to details.
In celebration of Black History Month, Microsoft will host a panel discussion with Microsoft Employees to promote diversity and inclusion in technology. High school, college, and young professionals will have opportunities to network and learn about career paths and educational resources at Microsoft. Saturday Feb 29,2020 1:00 -3:00 PM at the Microsoft Store in Tysons Corner Center, 1961 Chainbridge Road, Click this announcement to get more details and the link to reach the workshop registration page where you may register to participate.
National Technical Honor Society Scholarships
National Technical Honor Society Scholarships are awarded exclusively to NTHS members who have not yet graduated. Multiple scholarships may be applied for through the NTHS website. Click this announcement to go to that site to view all available scholarships, application information, and deadlines.
Rotary of Springfield Scholarship 2020
The Rotary Club of Springfield Virginia offers a scholarship for Edison Academy students who are going on to pursue post-secondary education after high school. This scholarship is paid directly to the school or institution the student attends. Scholarships have been awarded for both trade schools, trades training programs, community colleges, and 4 year colleges/universities. For more information click this announcement.
The Foundation for Applied Technical Education offers scholarships through a competitive process to students enrolled in Foundation sponsored programs.Students apply the scholarship funds toward additional training in a variety of post-secondary educational programs; college, university, trade school. Both Academic and Tool Scholarships are available. To be eligible for selection, applicants must be current Fairfax County Public School students in a Career and Technical Education (CTE) program. The scholarship application window is Feb 10, 2020- Mar. 8, 2020 midnight.
Lockheed Martin Vocational Scholarship
Lockheed Martin Has launched a new scholarship program to award 150 scholarships of up to $6,600 each to fund degrees at accredited vocational-technical schools to prepare students for careers in technology and/or advanced manufacturing that does not require a bachelor's or beyond master level degree. Applications window closed March 12, 2020. Click this announcement to go directly to the scholarship application for all eligibility requirements and to apply.
Upcoming Events at Edison Academy
Mental Health Resources: 24/7 Emergency Numbers
CrisisLink Regional Hotline
Dominion Hospital Emergency
Mobile Crisis Unit