Tag: education


F.C.’s Sex Ed Blues

Disputed Teen Pregnancy Stats Set Off Alarms A Virginia State Department of Health brochure released last spring indicating that the City of Falls Church had the third highest rate of teenage pregnancies in the state in 2004 has set off alarms in the school system here. One result has been […]

Ross Edward Johnson

Obituary: Ross Edward Johnson

Ross Edward Johnson, 68, died unexpectedly at his home in Falls Church, Virginia on September 20, 2006 as a result of a heart attack. Ross was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He graduated from California University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Special Education and received a Master’s degree form Syracuse […]


Chalk Talk at J.E.B. Stuart

For some teachers, like J.E.B. Stuart freshman English teacher Vanessa Maxey, this school year marks the first spent at the fore of a high school classroom. Then, there are savvy vets like math chair Stuart Singer, who has been a fixture in the school’s math department and athletic fields for […]