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<lst>Cardinal Forest Elementary School

8600 Forrester Blvd., Springfield


Grades: K-6

Opened: 1966

Enrollment: 725

Principal: Linda Montecalvo

PTA President: Peter Steinberg

Special programs: FECEP program; full inclusion program; English for students of other languages

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/CardinalForestES

Cherry Run Elementary School

9732 Ironmaster Drive, Burke


Grades: preschool, K-6

Opened: 1983

Enrollment: 565

Principal: Stephen Gossin

PTA President: Gail Fialkow

Special programs: ESOL; special education; GT school-based; after-school foreign language classes in Spanish; buddy program for first and sixth-graders

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/CherryRunES

Crestwood Elementary School

6010 Hanover Ave., Springfield


Grades: preschool, K-6

Opened: 1956

Enrollment: 580

Principal: Patricia Zissios

PTA Presidents: Kris Reese, Cindy Mannucci

Special programs: open court readings; after-school program: Crestwood Academy; on-site family center; power-up computer lab

Cluster: V

Web site: www.fcps.edu/CrestwoodES

Terra Centre Elementary School

6000 Burke Centre Parkway, Burke


Grades: preschool, K-6

Opened: 1980

Enrollment: 644

Principal: Michele Sims

PTA President: Kathy Gaiser

Special programs: ESOL, special education, GT program, Success by Eight, multi-age, all-day kindergarten

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/TerraCentreES

White Oaks Elementary School

6130 Shiplett Blvd., Burke


Grades: K-6

Opened: 1979-1980

Enrollment: 800

Principal: John Tozzi

PTA President: Helena Gilbert

Special programs: ESOL, special education, GT center, peer mediation, Asset Building for Children

Cluster: VI


Fairview Elementary School

5815 Ox Road, Fairfax Station


Grades: K-6


Enrollment: 650

Principal: Dr. Margarett Scott

PTA President: Sue Fisk

Special Programs: art program, communications lab for daily television program, science program, SACC (School-Age Child Care)

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/FairviewES

Forestdale Elementary School

6530 Elder Ave., Springfield


Principal: Terri Cavender

PTA President: Suzie Shafik

Special programs: Special programs: ESOL, special education, GT school-based, noncategorical preschool handicapped program for students aged 2 to 5 years, Head Start, FLEX, Community of Caring

Web site: www.fcps.edu/ForestdaleES

Garfield Elementary School

7101 Old Keene Mill Road


Principal: Judith Thompson

PTA President: Liz McGhan

Special programs: ESOL; special education; GT school-based; Take Home Books program, before-school remediation; Vietnamese, Farsi, Spanish culture clubs; noncategorical education; Step Up Language Arts (SULA); Community of Caring

Web site: www.fcps.edu/GarfieldES

Halley Elementary School

8850 Cross Chase Circle, Fairfax Station


Enrollment: 950

Opened: 1995

Principal: Janet Funk

PTA President: Berry Brady

special programs: GT, ESOL, Reading Recovery program, Morning Recovery program, Library Add-a-Book program

Cluster: V

Web site: www.fcps.edu/HalleyES

Hunt Valley Elementary School

7107 Sydensricker Road, Springfield


grades: K-6

Opened: 1969

Enrollment: 650

Principal: Mary Barker

PTA President: Dianna Toler

Special programs: autism center; homework club; Virginia Young Reader's Summer Reading club, art club, flex program language classes, SCA, Be Smart, Don't Start club

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/HuntValleyES

Keene Mill Elementary

6310 Bardu Ave., Springfield


Principal: Mona Brimberg

Enrollment: 625

PTA President: Lynn Smith

Special Programs: preschool special education program, moderately retarded program, severely disabled children, Gifted Center program

Web site: www.fcps.edu/KeeneMillES

Kings Glen Elementary School

5401 Danbury Forest Drive, Springfield


Grades: 4-6

Opened: 1969

Enrollment: 530

Principal: James Baldwin

PTA President: Michelle Beck

Special programs: special education; GT resource program; SAC, ESOL

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/KingsGlenES

Kings Park Elementary School

5400 Harrow Way, Springfield


Grades: K-3

Opened: 1964

Enrollment: 785

Principal: Mary Agnes Garman

PTA President: Laura Nelson

Special programs: non-categorically handicapped preschool, ESOL, special education, GT school-based, "Success by Eight" school, teen mentoring program with Lake Braddock HS, professional development program with GMU, technology emphasis

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/KingsParkES

Lynbrook Elementary School

5801 Backlick Road, Springfield


Grades: headstart-6

Opened: 1957

Enrollment: 430

Principal: Mahri Aste

PTA President: Julie Tahan

Special programs: Head Start; after-school tutoring, ESOL, special education, GT school-based, SACC, SULA, Reading Recovery, program for students with autism, SuccessMaker program, Partners in Print

Cluster: V

Web site: www.fcps.edu/LynbrookES

Newington Forest Elementary School

8001 Newington Forest Ave., Springfield


Grades: K-6

Opened: 1983

Enrollment: 740

Principal: John Kren

PTA President: Chris Kormis

Special programs: Learning disability/educational disability; ESL; GT

Cluster: V

Web site: www.fcps.edu/NewingtonForestES

North Springfield Elementary School

7602 Heming Court, Springfield


Grades: pre-school, FECEP, K-5

Principal: Alice Alexander

Enrollment: 550

Special Programs: Foreign Language Experience, Stand for Children program, Teacher Cadet program, Math/Science/Technology Hands-On program

Cluster: III

Web site: www.fcps.edu/NorthSpringfieldES

Orange Hunt Elementary School

6820 Sydenstricker Road, Springfield


Grades: K-6

Enrollment: 909

Principal: Janet Barbee

PTA President: Nancy Broadway

Special programs: German Partial Immersion; special ed/speech; ESOL

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/OrangeHuntES

Ravensworth Elementary School

5411 Nutting Drive, Springfield


Grades: K-6

Opened: 1960s

Enrollment: 569

Principal: Dr. Ray Ross

PTA President: Susan Sleming

Special Programs: Spanish immersion, ESOL, school-based E.D. program

Cluster: III

Web site: http://www.fcps.edu/RavensworthES/

Rolling Valley Elementary School

6703 Barnack Drive, Springfield


Enrollment: 600

Principal: Gayle Andrews

PTA President: Debbie Staron

Special Programs: ESOL, special education, GT services, noncategorical education program

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/RollingValleyES

Sangster Elementary School

7420 Reservation Drive, Springfield


Grades: K-6

Opened: 1989

Enrollment: 675

Principal: Gail Kinsey

Assistant principal: Amy Goodloe

PTA President: Suzanne Klein

Special programs: SAC, GT, autism program

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/SangsterES

Saratoga Elementary School

8111 Northumberland Road, Springfield


Grades: FECEP-6

Opened: 1989

Enrollment: 830

Principal: Patricia Conklin

PTA President: Mitzy Olerta

Special programs: FECEP/Head Start; Learning Disability program; ESOL, GT resource, ED center

Cluster: V

Web site: www.fcps.edu/SaratogaES

Silverbrook Elementary School

9350 Crosspointe Drive, Fairfax Station


Grades: preschool, K-6

Opened: 1988

Enrollment: 900 +

Principal: Robert Holderbaum

PTA President: Lisa Toler

Special Programs: reading programs, PEP (Parents Energizing Parents), Foreign Language Experience, Math Olympiad, Odyssey of the Mind, Reflections program

Cluster: V

Web site: www.fcps.edu/SilverbrookES

Springfield Estates Elementary School

6200 Charles C. Goff Drive, Springfield


Grades: preschool, K-6

Opened: 1958

Enrollment: 680

Principal: Linda Domina

PTA President: Kathy Scheip

Special programs: GT center; ESOL; before- and after-school school-age child care, Model Technology, Homework Club, Community of Caring

Cluster: V

Web site: www.fcps.edu/SpringfieldEstatesES

West Springfield Elementary School

6802 Deland Drive, Springfield


Grades: K-6

Enrollment: 380

Principal: Kathryn Woodley

Special programs: special ed; ESOL, GT program, Success by Eight, Community of Caring, Mentors, Student Issues- Parent Solutions, Just Say NO program

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/WestSpringfieldES


<lst>Key Middle School

6402 Franconia Road, Springfield


Grades: 7-8

Opened: 1970

Enrollment: 862

Principal: Sharon Eisenberg

Special programs: moderately retarded program; autism program; SOL after-school tutoring, ESOL

Cluster: V

Web site: www.fcps.edu/KeyMS

Lake Braddock Middle School

9200 Burke Lake Road, Burke


Grades: 7-8

Opened: 1973

Enrollment: 1,354

Principal: Linda Burke

PTA President: Karen Allison

Special programs: ESOL, special education, GT program

Cluster: VI

Web site: http://www.fcps.edu/LakeBraddockMS

Washington Irving Middle

8100 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield


Grades: 7-8

Opened: 1960

Enrollment: 1204

Principal: Dr. Bill Oehrlein

PTA President: Melinda Morgan

Special programs: ESOL, special education, school-based GT program, German immersion, Work Awareness Transition (WAT) program, peer helping and conflict mediation

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/WashingtonIrvingMS


<lst>Hayfield Secondary School

7630 Telegraph Road, Alexandria


Grades 7-12

Enrollment: 3,350

Principal: Glynn Bates

Special Programs: CEER program for reading and math, peer mediating and peer helping programs, College Partnership program, More Time for Learning program

Cluster: V

Web site: www.fcps.edu/HayfieldSS

Lake Braddock High School

9200 Burke Lake Road, Burke


Grades: 9-12

Opened: 1973

Enrollment: 2,597

Principal: Linda Burke

PTA President: Karen Allison

Special programs: ESOL; special education; MOD-SD; college partnership program which identifies, supports and nurtures ethnic-, racial- and language-minority students; peer helping and Bruin Buddies programs with Kings Park Elementary School and Lake Braddock Middle School; conflict mediation

Cluster: VI

Web site: http://www.fcps.edu/LakeBraddockSS

Robinson Secondary School

5035 Sideburn Road, Fairfax


Enrollment: 4,200

Principal: Dan Meier

PTA President: Laura Mattingly

Special programs: IB Program, LD and ED and MR programs

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/RobinsonSS/

West Springfield High School

6100 Rolling Road, Springfield


grades: 9-12

Opened: 1966

Enrollment: 2,220

Principal: David Smith

PTA President: Trevie Wilson

Special programs: offers an Advanced Placement Degree, ESOL; special education; ASL I, II, and III; Applied History: a practical application of history with student internships

Cluster: VI

Web site: www.fcps.edu/WestSpringfieldHS

<ro>Special Education Schools and Centers

<lst>Burke Center

9645 Burke Lake Road, Burke


Principal: Susan Knecht

Key Center

6404 Franconia Road, Springfield


Principal: Claudia Pike

North Springfield Center

7602 Heming Court, Springfield


Principal: Judith Owens, Special ED program

Alice Alexander, Base Principal.

Saratoga Center

8111 Northumberland Road, Springfield


Principal: Stan Boren