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The Region IV Virginia Association of School Superintendents (VASS) has named Dr. David Jeck, su-perintendent of Fauquier County Public Schools, as the 2018 Superintendent of the Year for Region IV. Dr. Peter Noonan, superintendent of the City of Fairfax Schools and chairman of Region IV VASS, made the announcement on March 22. “As the regional superintendent’s group, we are so proud of the work Dr. Jeck does, and he serves as an outstanding representative of our team,” Noonan said.
Anyone who ever wondered how proficient Fauquier County Public Schools students are at math facts should have been at Fauquier High School on Saturday, Feb. 25. Brains were churning, cards were flying, and players and high school proctors were busily calculating four numbers to make an equation that would result in an answer of 24.
Six Destination Imagination (DI) teams representing five Fauquier County Public Schools will advance to state competition based on their performance at the DI Northwest Regional Tournament at John Handley High School in Winchester on Saturday, March 4. Representing FCPS at the state tournament April 8 at Atlee High School in Mechanicsville will be teams from Bradley Elementary, Coleman Elementary, Greenville Elementary, Pierce Elementary and Cedar Lee Middle School. Two of the teams, Cedar Lee and Pierce, won first place in the region.