By Carole Kihm
Awards and Recognition
August 03, 2017

2017 Governor's Award for Educational Excellence-received this award 8 out of the last 9 years

2013 - Virginia Board of Education Excellence Award

2017 Yearbook National Award of Excellence-received every year since 2013

2016 Re-RAMP National Award for Counseling Department

2017 National Science Olympiad Competition- 6th Place in the nation

2016 National Quiz Bowl Competition- 2nd Place

2017 Orchestra and Band - All Superior Ratings and First Place winner at the Musicale Festival in Williamsburg, VA

2016: Two of our students were in the National Competition for Orchestra and Band - all superior ratings and 1st place winners

2016 Longfellow Chamber Orchestra was chosen to be the featured middle school orchestra performance ensemble at the Virginia Music Educator Association State Conference

2015 Blue Ribbon Award for Excellence from the The National Band Association

2016 8th Grade student won a Silver Medal for film and animation in the National Scholastic Art Contest 

2015 CTY Talent Search - Longfellow is in the top 10 schools in the world

2015 1st Place at National History Bowl

2015 Virginia Science Olympiad - 1st Place Team

2015 Regional Science Bowl - 1st place Team

2014  Carole Kihm, named the Outstanding Middle School Principal of Virginia by the Virginia Association of Secondary School Principals (VASSP)

2014 Carole Kihm Named FCPS Outstanding First-Year Principal

2012-2015 Health and Physical Education Department Golden Wellness Award Winner

2010 - 2015 Math Counts Team - competes and wins annually at the National Level

2017 Longfellow receives Monarch Waystation Certification

2015 The Longfellow Eco-Action team earned the prestigious "Green Flag" award from the National Wildlife Federation. 

2016 Longfellow wins energy star certification