“Are we sure? Are we sure?” Team captain Ali Patusky whispered that question to her four fellow Thompson Elementary School team members through nearly every one of the 12 regular rounds and three tie-breaking rounds at the annual Elementary School Battle of the Books competition April 5 at Liberty High School. Ali’s strategy prior to voicing her team’s answer ended up being a winning one as Thompson Elementary tied with private Wakefield School for the coveted title.
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.
Click the email address to send that person an email.Marypat Warter, PrincipalMollie Hess, Assistant PrincipalDarlene Grant, SecretaryBarbara Richmond, Office AssistantBarbara Reed, School NurseAnn Gray - Cafeteria Manager
Bald Eagle picture
Our mascot is the Bald Eagle. Visit the National Arboretum to see the nesting bald eagles.
Claude Thompson Elementary School won the 3-4 grade county 24 Challenge trophy.