SUPERINTENDENT

HERBERT M. BERG

703-824-6610

hberg@worldweb.net

SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS

STEPHEN J. KENEALY

Chairman

703-751-1874

skenealy@aol.com

CLAIRE M. EBERWEIN

Vice Chairman

703-820-9442

ceberwein@acps. k12.va.us

SALLY ANN BAYNARD

Member

703-836-5121

baynards@gunet. georgetown.edu

HENRY S. BROOKS

Member

Board of Education

703-548-7687

hbrooks@acps. k12.va.us

MARY "MOLLIE" DANFORTH

Member

703-370-9451

danf4ed@erols.com

V. RODGER DIGILIO

Member

703-548-6066

rdigilio@acps. k12.va.us

MARK R. EATON

Member

703-549-3169

mreaton@home.com

DAN D. GOLDHABER

Member

703-567-3288

dgoldhab@ui. urban.org

SUSAN J. JOHNSON

Member

703-931-6738

sjohnson@acps. k12.va.us

SCHOOL OFFICIALS

The School Board usually meets on the first and third Thursdays of each month in the board room at the Winkler Building, 2000 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria, Va. 22311. Meetings begin at 7:30 p.m. and are televised in Alexandria on Channel 11. The board can be reached at 703-824-6614.

The school system's Web page address is http://www.acps.k12.va.us.

SCHOOL CALENDAR

Sept. 7: First day of school.

Oct. 11: Columbus Day holiday.

Oct. 21-22: Early dismissal for elementary and middle schools; parent conferences.

Oct. 28-29: Early dismissal for secondary schools; parent conferences.

Nov. 11: Veterans Day holiday.

Nov. 12: Schools closed; teacher workday.

Nov. 25-26: Thanskgiving holiday.

Dec. 20-31: Winter break.

Jan. 17: Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

Feb. 3-4: Early dismissal; evaluation days.

Feb. 17: Student holiday; parent conferences.

Feb. 18: Student holiday; teacher workday.

Feb. 21: Presidents' Day holiday.

April 17-21: Spring break.

April 24: Student holiday; teacher workday.

May 29: Memorial Day holiday.

June 21: Last day of school.

IMPORTANT NUMBERS

General Information: 703-824-6600

Adult and Community Education: 703-824-6845

Attendance Zones: 703-824-6675

Bus Transportation: 703-461-4169

Child Find: 703-824-6708

Curriculum: 703-824-6680

English as a Second Language: 703-461-6550

Kindergarten Registration: 703-824-6680

Volunteer Services: 703-824-6639

NEW PRINCIPALS

Elementary Schools

John Adams: Gayle Smith, former

principal at Mount Vernon

Community.

Charles Barrett: Elaine Schmidt,

former assistant principal at

Mount Vernon Community.

Patrick Henry: Marcia Baldanza,

former assistant superintendent

at the American School of El

Salvador, San Salvador.

Maury: Martin Marinoff, former

principal at Kings Glen and

Canterbury Woods Elementary,

Fairfax County.

Mount Vernon Community: Lulu

Lopez, former principal at

Patrick Henry Elementary.

James K. Polk: Michael Brown,

formerly assistant principal at

Jefferson-Houston Elementary.

William Ramsay: Karl Smith,

former principal at Maury

Elementary.

Middle School

George Washington: Rob Weinkle,

former principal at Claxton

Elementary, Asheville, N.C.