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Lifesaving Lessons Learned at Longfellow Middle School
March 01, 2023
Last week, Longfellow Middle School took part in an all-day CPR training event organized by Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation. The foundation was created in 2015 by Joel and Jennifer Griffin in honor of Gwyneth, their oldest daughter. Gwyneth collapsed unexpectedly during her middle school field day in 2012.
Emil Ragimov 2021-2022 Reflections awards and 2022 District Shining Stars Award
July 15, 2022
Congratulations to Emil Ragimov, on being recognized for outstanding artwork under the theme of “I will change the world by…” Emil won 1st place in Longfellow MS, 1st place in Fairfax County, 1st place in Northern Virginia, and 1st place in Virginia as part of the Virginia PTA Reflections Program. Congratulations Emil for your fine work, and always representing Longfellow!
Ms. Nightingale and Ms. Scifo Recognized as FCPS Cares of the Month Recipients!
August 20, 2021
Congratulations to Leslie Nightingale and Nicole Scifo on being recognized as the May2021 FCPS CARES Recipients of the Month for Region 2 by the Department of Human Resources!
Welcome, Principal Patrick!
July 27, 2020
Welcome, Dr. Jim Patrick, the new principal of Longfellow Middle School!
Student Voice: Hear From a Longfellow MS Student
June 01, 2020
In words and photos, Benji describes how doing research to learn more about COVID-19 has helped her cope with stress during the pandemic.
Learning Lifesaving Lessons
February 18, 2020
We are proud of Anisha for doing to work to bring this important lesson to Longfellow!
Mr. Barrows Recognized as FCPS Cares of the Month Recipient!
May 08, 2019
Congratulations to After-school Specialist Riley Barrows on being recognized as the March 2019 FCPS Cares Recipient of the Month!
LMS Receives the Distinguished Purple Star Award
November 27, 2018
Longfellow is home to 57 military families, all of whom come with a unique set of circumstances. We have now achieved The Distinguished Purple Star Award, for excellence in establishing a school culture dedicated to meeting the transitional needs of military connected students.
LMS Chamber Orchestra Participating in the Midwest Clinic
November 26, 2018
What began in 1946 as 120 music directors meeting for six hours in a Chicago YWCA gym has now become the annual four-day music band and orchestra conference known as The Midwest Clinic International Band, Orchestra and Music Conference. For over 70 years, musicians, educators and people passionate about music education of all skill levels have gathered in Chicago for the largest music conference of its kind.
Ms. Fortune Named FCPS Region 2 Outstanding Support Employee!
June 13, 2018
Congratulations to Administrative Assistant Tara Fortune, Science Teacher Jessica Carpenter, Science Teacher Connie Cooper, and After School Specialist Riley Barrows who were recognized at the 2018 FCPS Honors Ceremony!
Four Seventh Graders Win National Literature Competition
February 05, 2018
Congratulations to the Longfellow Middle School team for winning a National Literature Competition.
2017 Governor's Award
August 08, 2017
Cooper Middle School and Longfellow Middle School are among nine schools statewide to earn the 2017 Governor’s Award for Educational Excellence, the highest recognition in the Virginia Index of Performance (VIP) awards for advanced learning and achievement. Fairfax County Public Schools is one of 15 divisions to earn the 2017 Virginia Board of Education Distinguished Achievement Award.