Ms. Casablanca Recognized as the FCPS 2022 Region 3 Outstanding School-Based Leader

Ms. Smith, Ms. Lyon, and Ms. Claybrooks Also Recognized at FCPS Honors!

By Department of Human Resources
June 08, 2022

francoise casablancaCongratulations to Assistant Principal Françoise Casablanca who was recognized as the FCPS 2022 Region 3 Outstanding School-Based Leader and one of the six finalists for the FCPS Outstanding School-Based Leader at this year's FCPS Honors event, held at George Mason University Center for the Arts on June 8th.

Françoise is a passionate leader who cares deeply about students and their families. With her resolute focus on building relationships, family engagement, and high-quality instruction Fran believes we can ensure ALL students are provided access and opportunities to be successful. Fran developed the first elementary school-based family resource fair by partnering with staff and community organizations to connect families to health screenings, school supplies and after school programs in the community. Françoise is very proud to work with such a diverse community and is honored to represent Latino women leaders in education. She is committed to continuously fostering a caring culture of acceptance, integration, respect, and empowerment in her school community.

Congratulations to the following Groveton Tiger staff members who were also recognized at this year's FCPS Honors Ceremony!

Outstanding Elementary New Teacher School-level Recipient

  • Jazmyn Smith, Second Grade Teacher

Outstanding Elementary Teacher School-level Recipient

  • Reneca Claybrooks, Kindergarten Teacher

Thank you to Julia Rose for all of their hard work with the nomination process by serving as this year's awards liaison.