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Wakefield Forest Named a 2023 Purple Star School
November 14, 2023
Wakefield Forest Elementary has been recognized by the Virginia Department of Education and the Virginia Council on the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children as a 2023 Purple Star School.
Ms. Prindle Recognized as the FCPS 2023 Region 5 Outstanding Principal
June 15, 2023
Congratulations to Principal Sharyn Prindle on her recognition as the FCPS 2023 Region 5 Outstanding Principal at this year's FCPS Honors event, held at George Mason University Center for the Arts on June 14th.
Inclusion Week 2023
January 25, 2023
Read about the many ways WFES students experienced inclusion week to get a deeper understanding of people with disabilities.
Educate Fairfax Grants for Wakefield
November 03, 2022
Educate Fairfax awards Wakefield grants for Makey Makey circuit boards and Micro:bit pocket computers.
International Space Week in the STEAM Lab
October 14, 2022
See the projects in the STEAM Lab that highlight space and the NASA Dart mission.
Ms. Yaman Recognized as FCPS CARES of the Month Recipient!
August 18, 2022
Congratulations to Ms. Jessica Yaman on being recognized as the June 2022 Region 5 FCPS CARES Recipient of the Month by the Department of Human Resources!
Wakefield Forest School Building Renovation Design!
September 02, 2020
Principal Sharyn Prindle, Architect Rebecca Bostick, FCPS Project Coordinator Godson Nwosu, School Board member Megan McLaughlin, and Board of Supervisor member James Walkinshaw recently joined the Wakefield Forest community and shared the design plans for our future building renovation!
Parents Return to Math Class at Wakefield Forest Elementary School
December 02, 2019
After Back to School Night in September, Wakefield Forest Elementary School third grade teacher Jessica Yaman realized something: parents were having problems supporting their children in math.
Five Wakefield Forest Staff Members Recognized at FCPS Honors!
June 17, 2018
Congratulations to Special Education Teacher Catherine Wilkerson, First Grade Teacher Angela Stotka, Library Assistant Michelle Lucas, Technology Support Specialist Brian Hubler, and, and Principal Sharyn Prindle who were recognized at the 2018 FCPS Honors Ceremony!