Fairfax Academy for Communications and the Arts is proud to
announce Andrea Heininge will be the new Director. Current Director Diego Wilson will retire from FCPS after 32 years in education.
Ms. Heininge has been with the Academy as the dance instructor since 2008. Beyond building the flagship FCPS dance program & directing exciting dance performances every year, she has played a number of key instructional & leadership roles inside and outside Fairfax HS.
She has been an assistant principal for FCPS summer enrichment programs the past two years, has represented the Academy on the high school’s Instructional Council this year and was acting administrator of the Academy.
Andrea has sponsored the high school’s chapter of the National Honor Society, chaired the high school’s FAC, and coached the high school dance team. She has also represented FHS on the FCPS Grading & Reporting committee the past two years and served as a Great Beginnings Coach for new art, music and theatre teachers in FCPS.