Van Santvoord Merle-Smith becomes the second Head of Foxcroft.

After 40 years at the helm, Miss Charlotte hands the reins over to her academic dean, who happens to be married to her niece. She continues, however, to live on campus and serve on the board.
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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.