For Parents/Guardians

  • Bell schedule

    Middle School

    Advisory 8:25 - 8:59
    1st Block 8:59 - 10:27
    2nd Block 10:27 – 12:25
    3rd Block 12:25 - 1:51 
    4th Block 1:51 - 3:15

    High School

    Advisory 8:25 - 8:55
    1st Block 8:59 - 10:23
    2nd Block 10:27 - 11:51
    3rd Block 11:55 - 1:48
    4th Block 1:51 - 3:15


    Family engagement

    CGWA offers opportunities for families to participate in their child's learning. Anyone interested in volunteering must register with FCPS and clear a criminal background check. You can also find out about districtwide opportunities online here.

    Infinite Campus

    Visit the district's IC Parent Portal support site where you can:

    • Request an activation key to create a Parent Portal account;
    • Reset your password or retrieve your username.
    • Ask for extra assistance.


    Canvas Student Guide: See how students log in, access and submit assignments, and receive feedback from teachers.

    Canvas Parent Guide: How to install and use the parent app to track assignments on your mobile device

    LGBTQ support

    Please visit for resources for LGBTQ students and families or to submit questions and concerns (anonymously, if you choose). If you have suggestions of things to add, don’t hesitate to let us know. In addition, an FCPS LGBTQ Advisory Committee meets monthly, and visitors are welcome. 

    • Survey link: Families, students, faculty, community members, etc. can use this survey to express concerns and needs regarding LGBTQ issues.