The Latest News

List of 5 news stories.

  • When Courtney Ulmer was announced as this year's recipient of the Jane Lockhart Service Award, faculty and students leapt to their feet in a spontaneous standing ovation for a woman who is so clearly deserving of this award.

    Courtney Ulmer Receives the Jane Lockhart Service Award

    Assistant Head of School Courtney Ulmer, beloved student advisor and tireless steward of all things academic at Foxcroft, was recently awarded the Jane Lockhart Service Award during the School’s Awards Assembly.
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  • Head of School Cathy McGehee was thrilled to bestow the Mary Louise Leipheimer Excellence in Teaching honors to the entire Foxcroft faculty at this year's Awards Assembly.

    Foxcroft’s Entire Faculty Receive the Mary Louise Leipheimer Excellence in Teaching Award

    In acknowledgment of the countless contributions by each member of Foxcroft’s faculty during an academic year of pivots and innovation, the School took the unusual — but well-deserved — step of honoring the entire faculty with its highest teaching award, the Mary Louise Leipheimer Excellence in Teaching Award.
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  • Congratulations to the Class of 2021!

    Leaving with Knowledge, Friendship, and So Much More

    The 43 members of the Class of 2021 were celebrated at the School’s 107th Commencement on Friday, May 28

    While many traditional aspects of their year have been upended or shifted due to the pandemic,  Commencement in Miss Charlotte’s Garden, though socially distanced, felt like a gift for the Class of 2021. Together with their families in-person or virtually joining over a livestream, the graduating seniors closed the chapter of their lives as Foxcroft students and joined the ranks of alumnae. All went off without a hitch; even the Brood X cicadas, emerging from the ground after 17 years, behaved (for the most part).
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  • Best in Show was awarded to Dami O. ’21 for her mixed media piece, “Don’t Touch My Hair.”

    Results Are In for the Best in Show

    By Julie Fisher,  Fine Arts Department Chair

    This year’s collection of Senior One Woman Shows has been a visual delight on the main floor of Schoolhouse since the exhibits opened during Arts Week. Many people shared positive comments about how enjoyable it was to experience these works and to read about each artists’ creative journeys. Everyone was invited to weigh in on a favorite piece by submitting an online voting form to determine who would be awarded the “Best in Show.”
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  • The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

    On Tuesday evening, students and faculty gathered behind Schoolhouse for an exclusive viewing of this year’s spring production. Foxcroft Mainstage students worked extremely hard to produce a hilarious rendition of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee led by Director Karin Thorndike and Assistant Director Julia G. ’21, as part of her Fine Arts concentration.
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List of 4 members.

  • Photo of Marion Couzens

    Marion Couzens 

    Director of Institutional Advancement
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  • Photo of Bethany Stotler

    Bethany Stotler 

    Assistant Director of Communications and Marketing, Dorm Parent
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  • Photo of Ginny Riley

    Ginny Riley 

    Digital Media and Videography Associate, Dorm Parent, Video Production Teacher
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  • Photo of Christine McCrehin

    Christine McCrehin 

    Advancement Communications/ Engagement Coordinator
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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.