Faculty and staff members at Loudoun Valley High School in Purcellville practiced for a frightening scenario Monday with a drill at the school: What would they do if an armed intruder entered the school and started shooting?
Washington Post, April 3, 2013
Cuts to the Loudoun County Public Schools’ budget could result in lost benefits for school bus drivers.
Washington Post, April 1, 2013
As supervisor of testing services for Loudoun County public schools, John Panettieri has been responsible for making sure the process of testing students runs smoothly. He is retiring this year after 33 years with the school system.
Washington Post, March 25, 2013
After years of instability, abandonment, abuse and homelessness, Kieu-thu Kim Tran’s life hit bottom during her junior year at Dominion High School in Sterling. Living with the latest in a series of unstable relatives had become unbearable, she said, so she took her belongings and walked out, not knowing where she would go.
A year later, Tran is thriving, thanks to a high school community that rallied around her.
Washington Post, March 16, 2013
A look at some of the local projects that have most affected our lives.
Leesburg Patch, March 8, 2012
Loudoun County Public Schools are making menu adjustments because of food allergies and growing cultural diversity.
Washington Post, November 12, 2012
Cricket is surging in popularity Loudoun County.
My first Washington Post feature, published March 12, 2012