Kettle Run High

Division News

  • FCPS Teacher of Year Nominees Honored

    At its Feb. 13 meeting the Fauquier County School Board honored 16 teachers, all of whom have been nominated to be Fauquier County’s representative in the Washington Post Teacher of the Year competition. A selection panel will choose one of the 16 teachers to be the Fauquier County Teacher of the Year, and that teacher will be entered into the Post’s Teacher of the Year competition. The Fauquier County Teacher of the Year will be announced in mid-April. At the school board meeting each school’s Teacher of the Year nominee received an award in the form of a glass apple. The Fauquier Excellence in Education Foundation will also honor the nominees at a reception where each will receive a cash award.

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  • FCPS Updating Website to Ensure Accessibility

    Fauquier County Public Schools is currently updating its website at in order to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Essentially the update means content on the site will be more limited. For approximately three months the school division has been making changes to the site in response to an out-of-state complaint filed with the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) saying the FCPS site is not compliant with ADA.

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  • KRHS Student Wins First Place in Statewide Flag Design Contest

    Savannah Johnson, a senior at Kettle Run High School, won first place in the high school division of the annual Virginia Youth Art Month (YAM) Flag Design Contest sponsored by the Virginia Art Education Association. She will receive an award, letter of commendation, art supplies and large color poster of her work. Christena Smith is Savannah’s art teacher at Kettle Run. In addition, Warrenton Middle School student Josie Hutt won second place in the middle school division of the statewide flag design contest, and WMS student Erin Soldon received an honorable mention in the middle school division. They will receive an award and letter of commendation. Josie’s and Erin’s art teacher is Marisa Pappas.

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