Message from the Principal

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Greetings Saxons,

Wow, it’s hard to believe that February is almost in the books. This has been a great month and we are definitely ending it on a high note in Saxon Country!

A salute to Langley’s Science Olympiad team which finished 2nd at Regionals and earned a spot at the State tournament on March 26th. The following students medaled in their events:

2nd place medals
Sankrith Ramani and Zelmay Jan in Anatomy & Physiology
Zach Baker and Zelmay Jan in Dynamic Planet
Samantha Ritchie and Erika Li in Rocks & Minerals
Samantha Ritchie and Zach Baker in Trajectory
Nik Polyakov in Detector Building

3rd place medals
Claire Kim, Kacy Lee, and Maya Hall in Codebusters
John Rieling and Arnav Ketineni in Environmental Chemistry
Liyuan Liu, Arnav Ketineni, And Anderson Hoang in Experiment & Data Analysis
Cassie Freedlander and Benjamin Phan in Forensics

Congratulations to Langley’s Forensics team for their strong showing at the Super Regional competition. Four Saxons earned a berth in the state championships. We are proud of these students’ efforts!

EXTEMPORANEOUS SPEAKING:

2nd Place -- Sebastian Ghersi -- GOING TO STATES

4th place -- Zain Rahman -- ALTERNATE

HUMOROUS INTERPRETIVE SPEAKING:

4th place -- Sophia Bongiovi -- ALTERNATE

IMPROMPTU SPEAKING:

3rd Place -- Ashley Headrick -- GOING TO STATES

4th Place -- Stephanie Ma -- ALTERNATE

ORIGINAL ORATORY:

3rd Place -- Ava Arvand -- GOING TO STATES

STORYTELLING:

1st Place Talia Diorio -- GOING TO STATES

Please congratulate the following students on being selected for the All-Virginia Chorus.  The event will be held in Richmond on April 21 – 23.

Delegate
Shriya Iyer

Alternates
Sri Allam
William Bertin
Brandon Edgerly
Adi Gupta
Ryan Jones
Maya Sachdev

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Congratulations to the Langley Winter Guard team who took an impressive divisional Second Place in the Atlantic Indoor Conference Color Guard competition held last Saturday.

Great news to share regarding our basketball teams.
Boys Basketball First Team All-Region and region player of the year—Amr Areikat
Girls Basketball First Team All-Region- AB Holsinger and Caitlyn Shumadine 

Please join me in wishing our girls’ basketball team the best of luck in their regional championship game against Madison this evening at 6 p.m.

The ice hockey team will compete in the state championship match up against Briar Woods this evening at 8:20 p.m. at Loudoun Ice House. Our track team is competing in states today and tomorrow. Best of luck to both teams!

This week marks the mid-point in the third quarter. To help assess students’ academic progress, teachers will email grade reports this afternoon to families. Please use this as an opportunity to check-in with your student.

I wish each of you a phenomenal weekend!

Fondly,

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