May 2017 archive

May 25

2001 CFA Grad Dash Shaw has movie showing in RVA May 27- 28

With our Visual Arts Senior Showcase coming up on Friday, May 26, it was very cool to see this movie – My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea –  in the news by 2001 CFA graduate Dash Shaw and his wife, Jane Samborski.  Dash is a comic book writer and Jane is an animator. …

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May 22

Visual Arts Senior Showcase at Artworks 5-26-17

Join us for the Visual Arts Senior Showcase on Friday, May 26, 2017, 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. at Artworks, 320 Hull Street, Richmond, VA  23224.   Fabulous art by our talented students will be on display in a professional gallery setting.  Some art work for sale.  Admission is free.        

May 19

CFA Theatre Teacher Todd Ritter Selected as Finalist for 2017 REB Awards for Teaching Excellence

Please join us in congratulating Mr. Todd Ritter who has been selected as a finalist for the 2017 R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence! This is a tremendous honor as approximately only 30 teachers from the greater Richmond area are chosen as finalists, and of those 30, only half are honored with the cash grant award. …

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May 19

Dr. Stephanie Poxon Named Top Henrico Teacher

CFA Director Dr. Stephanie Poxon has been named one of Henrico County’s 20 top teachers. Dr. Poxon was selected from a group of nearly 500 nominations from students, parents, grandparents and colleagues submitted earlier this year. Congratulations Dr. Poxon! We are so lucky to have her as our leader of CFA!   Click on the …

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May 18

Welcome Students Entering CFA in 2017-2018 School Year

We enjoyed greeting our incoming students at the recent New Student Orientation on May 16, 2017.  We had a great turnout!  The evening started with a general session including remarks from Director Dr. Stephanie Poxon, Principal Karin Castillo-Rose, School Counseling Director Erica Johnson, and FCFA representative Brandy Ewell.   A welcome packet with information about …

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May 02

Dr. Stephanie Poxon Nominated for WorldStrides Teacher of the Year

Congratulations Dr. Stephanie Poxon for being nominated for WorldStrides Teacher of the Year! Several weeks ago, WorldStrides asked students and their families to nominate a favorite teacher for this honor, and they chose Dr. Poxon! Here’s what one of them had to say about your impact as a teacher: “I would like to nominate Dr. …

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