Wednesday Morning Rundown

Virginia Polar Dip 2014/Credit: David Madison Photogrpahy

Know A Top New Teacher? — Nominate them for Fairfax County Public Schools’ Outstanding First-Year Teacher awards. The system is looking for candidates with outstanding instructional skills and great interaction with students and community, among other things. Nominations due by Feb. 14. [FCPS]

Burritos Tonight? — The South Lakes High School All Night Grad Party is holding a fundraiser at South Lakes Chipotle tonight from 4 to 8 p.m. Download the flyer or show on your smartphone and 50 percent of the proceeds go to the Class of 2014’s annual bash [Chipotle flyer]

Birth Control For Deer in Fairfax — Taking a look at the sedate, catch and spay to control deer population in Fairfax City? Would it work in Fairfax County [State of NoVa Blog]

Students Records Accidentally Posted — Personal info for nearly 700 Fairfax County Public Schools were accidentally posted online. While the information has been taken down, this brings up the bigger issue of privacy and security. [The Washington Post]

Photo courtesy David Madison Photography.

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The Ravel Dance Studio will re-open for fall classes 2020. The school will offer in person and virtual online instruction. With over 5000 sq. ft. to social distance the school has added air ionization filtration systems, ballet barres, acrylic dividers, hands free bathrooms, strict monitoring and more.

The Ravel Dance Studio will produce a Nutcracker Ballet Hollywood style video through the Reston Community CenterStage. REGISTRATION online begins August 17.

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Chris Green is one of the DMV’s finest fitness instructors. A Lululemon and South Block ambassador, he is a coach and mentor to so many. He embodies grace, positivity and motivation in ways that no one else can. If we could all learn a thing or two from him, the world would be a much better place. He does so much for others, and does so with a smile on his face 99% of the time.

He recently ruptured his Achilles and has an incredibly long and tough journey ahead. As if COVID hadn’t impacted fitness professionals enough, throw this in the mix and it’s a double, even triple whammy. CG is no longer able to work and do what he loves for the time being because of this and we’d love your support.

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