Assistant Principal Mr. Ken Siekman, who has worked at George Mason for ten years, is retiring at the end of this school year.
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The George Mason JV Boys Soccer team ended its regular season with a flawless district record, not allowing a single goal from a Bull Run District foe.
Mt. Daniel kindergarten students are greeting new class members this week. The baby chicks have started to hatch in many rooms. This is Darth Vader from Room 8. Some chicks hatched overnight, and others are pecking their way out of their shells while students watch.
At its Annual Gala, the Falls Church Education Foundation surprised four FCCPS teachers with a new award - Technology Teacher of the Year. The four teachers are Courtney Quinlan, Mt. Daniel School first grade teacher; Lisa Allan, Thomas Jefferson Elementary School fourth grade teacher; Michelle Janney, Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School sixth grade math teacher; Al DeFazio, George Mason High School English teacher.
TJ sent thirteen fouth grade scientists to the Science Olympiad Regional Tournament
Over the course of two days, they participated in fourteen events, which sported names like Weather or Not, Simple & Compound Machines, Mission to Mars, Build-a-Barge, Laboratory Process, Gunk, I've Got Your Number, and Backyard Botany.
Because of construction at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School, there will be no access to the TJ physical site. Office and administrative personnel will be at Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School from June 17 until sometime in August 2013 (TBD).
The Falls Church City Public Schools World Languages Department is currently reviewing textbooks. The following are being recommended and the public is invited to review it and provide comments for the department’s consideration:
nbsp;Mr. Matthew Hills was approved by the Falls Church City School Board and will be joining us starting this summer as Mason’s newest assistant principal. Hills replaces Mr. Ken Siekman who will retire at the close of the school year. Says Principal Byrd about Hills, “[he] brings a wealth of professional experience and enthusiasm to our community and I look forward to working with him.
Geroge Mason's girls soccer team celebrated their senior team members Friday night as they complete their regular season home games and begin the journey toward a sixth-straight VHSL State Championship. District play begins later this week.