Charlotte Haxall Noland is born at Burrland, in Fauquier County, Virginia.

One of seven children, she develops a love for animals and nature, as well as self-reliance, ingenuity and a deep abiding faith. Young Charlotte is educated at home and at schools in Baltimore, MD, and Washington, DC, but doesn't enjoy school. She vows to create a school of her own “that girls will love to come to and never want to leave.”
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An all-girls boarding and day school in Northern Virginia, Foxcroft prepares young women in grades 9-12 for success in college and in life. Our outstanding academic program offers challenging courses, including Advanced Placement classes and an innovative STEM program. Our premiere equestrian program is nationally recognized, and our athletic teams have won conference and state championships. Experience the best in girls' boarding schools: visit Foxcroft.