PreK and Kindergarten Classes Eat Through the Rainbow
December 09, 2022
PreK and kindergarten got to Eat Through the Rainbow!
CPES Book Character Parade
October 28, 2022
CPES celebrated reading with our annual Book Character Parade! PK-2 students dressed as their favorite book character and walked the halls while grades 3-6 and parents got to watch. Such a fun tradition!
CPES Students Walk or Bike to School
October 14, 2022
On October 12, CPES students celebrated walk or bike to school day with Casey the Cardinal as well as Mayor Linda Colbert of Vienna.
Dr. Reid's First Day of School Visit
August 25, 2022
We were so excited that Dr. Reid visited our school on the FIRST day of school, along with our board members, Melanie Meren and Karen Keys-Gamarra. CPES has AWESOME students & staff and it was fun getting to show them around our school on our #FirstDayFairfax
CPES Walks & Bikes to School
May 04, 2022
Over 200 CPES students biked or walked to school on May 4, which is celebrated as National Walk & Bike to School Day.
CPES Celebrates Art
April 13, 2022
This fall, under Ms. Singletary's artistic leadership, the PTA funded our wonky, but plain sidewalk to be transformed into a gameboard work of art!
Education in the Eye of a Hurricane: Rediscovering Purpose in the Midst of a Pandemic
March 23, 2022
Cunningham Park Elementary School presents as a case study of possibilities that open to our children and staff when accountability becomes authentic. Focusing on the three priorities that were made evident by crises, we saw the roof of testing come off of learning, as we handed the world to its future - our children.
The Making of a Mural
December 17, 2021
In the summer of 2019 Mrs. Le asked me if I would paint a mural at CPES and, without any details, I said yes. I later learned that the original idea had been a games-based mural with sensory experiences.
Cunningham Park Safety Patrols are Ready to Go!
September 24, 2021
CPES patrols said their pledge and received their badges at their first meeting of the school year.
6th Grade Promotion Address
June 01, 2021
Read our principal, Katie Le's, promotion address to our 6th graders at Cunningham Park Elementary as they get ready to leave our school and head off to middle school.
First Graders Virtual Field Trip with Vienna Mayor
January 14, 2021
First graders participated in a project-based learning activity to choose a fictional mayor. Our entry event was meeting the Vienna Mayor, Linda Colbert to find out all the details of what a mayor does.