Springwoods Elementary School
Date Opened: September 1985
Principal: Janeene Mainor
Assistant Principal: Ken Burton
Springwoods Elementary School Honored as a 2008 NCLB Blue Ribbon School
School Colors: Red,White and Blue
School Motto: Reach for the Stars!
School Mascot: The Patriots
Springwoods Elementary School opened in 1985. Its name reflects the Springwoods geographic area of Lake Ridge in which it is located.
Springwoods Elementary School has been designated by the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Fully Accredited School and as a Prince William County School of Excellence for years 2000-2014. It received the Governor’s Award for Education in 2009, 2010, and 2011. In 2008, Springwoods was named a No Child Left Behind Blue Ribbon School and The Washington Post identified Springwoods as being one of the top 100 elementary schools in Northern Virginia.
In September 2011, Springwoods Elementary School began incorporating Baldrige in Education into its educational process.
Springwoods serves the community of Lake Ridge north of Old Bridge Road, along Springwoods Drive, and south of Old Bridge Road along Smoketown Rd to Beaver Ford Rd.
Springwoods Elementary School has its own in-house Gifted and Talented program and ESOL center.
Springwoods Elementary School has an active Student Council Association (SCA). Extra-curricular programs include Patrols, Yearbook, Adventure Code, Robotics, 24 Club, Battle of the Books, Choir, and Art.
OPPORTUNITIES FOR PARENT & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
Springwoods Elementary School has a very involved Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) which has sponsored a variety of activities. Through its fundraising, the PTO provides opportunities for staff development, as well as instructional materials for students and teachers.
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