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Armstrong Student Donates Prize to School!
December 05, 2022
Congratulations to first grader Vera Reynolds!! Vera won a Holiday Card Contest at RSM US Foundation and chose Armstrong to receive the $1.000.00 donation prize to enhance the 1st & 2nd grade classroom libraries. Thank you Vera!
Ms. Howell Wins FCPS Cares!
June 23, 2020
FCPS Cares is an opportunity for parents, staff, and community members to recognize FCPS employees for going above and beyond to help others and show they care. All FCPS Cares submissions were reviewed and winners were selected for the month of May from each region and the central office to receive extra recognition for their work. Armstrong's very own Ms. Stephanie Howell was chosen as a winner from Region 1! Ms. Howell just finished her 13th year teaching at AES!
4th Grade 'Shark Tank' Simulation!
March 09, 2020
Students learned about persuasive writing and media messages while creating a pitch for a new invention and designing its advertisement! The project culminated in a real "shark tank" experience where students presented to a panel of "sharks" who were local business employees ready to give feedback on their inventions.
My Own Library Initiative
December 13, 2019
Librarian and Reading Teacher striving to give all Armstrong students access to a diverse home library with books to call their own.
Students Participate in Virginia Science Olympiad Tournament!
December 10, 2019
23 Armstrong students participated for the first time at the Division A Regional VASO Tournament earning 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place in some events!
Teacher Anice Denton Brings Understanding of Autism to Armstrong
April 12, 2018
April is Autism Awareness Month, and teacher Anice Denton is transforming that month-long focus into learning opportunities for the Armstrong Elementary School community to last a lifetime.