We just published our annual Brag Sheet! To see just some of the wonderful events and accomplishments from the 2015-2016 school year, please read our June CloseUp here.
The Lanier’s SPINNERS team traveled to New Orleans for the National KidWind Competition in May. The students won the ‘Judges Award’ for the best prepared team and placed 5th overall in nation. The KidWind Competition invites teams from around the country to solve various wind turbine challenges. The SPINNERS won the regional competition at George Mason in April.
Congratulations to Fairfax High School students Tessa Bechert and Mike Breslin for being honored as the Virginia High School League and the AllState Foundation Virginia 6A female and male athletes of the year. From Principal Dave Goldfarb: “Mike Breslin is the ideal teammate. He leads by example, and his example is inspiring to his teammates.
The City of Fairfax celebrates Earth Day by lining City Hall with student art work. Students from throughout the four city schools submit art for city employees and community members to enjoy.
The Fairfax Rotary Club recognized Amy Kleiman (Providence Elementary School), Tania Dedham (Lanier Middle School) and Randy Wolfinger (Fairfax High School) as their 2016 Teachers of the Year. To read about the teachers, please see the article in the Fairfax Times.