Thursday, October 6, 2022
In the midst of adjusting to an abrupt shift to online learning, innovative staff members at FCS led an effort to give back to the community. In the weeks before schools closed across Virginia to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, Emily King, Instructional Technology Administrator at Fredericksburg Christian School (FCS), had an inkling that things were about to...
Dr. Stephen Mandell remembers a particular scene that took place outside the window of his office at Mary Washington Hospital as the world was shutting down to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in the spring of 2020. Just in front of the hospital, a pickup truck pulled up, and a little girl and her father got out. The...
Elizabeth (Mandell) Hatton (’02) has made the drive to her job as a physician assistant at Georgetown Community Hospital over the past year and a half, the word of God has been a constant comfort, played through the audio Bible in her car.  At work on shifts that have at times put her in the position of being the only...
Mae Remer has a very unique job that most people don’t know about, but once they hear of it, they say, “That makes complete sense!” Since 2015, she has worked for the Charlottesville Hospital Education Program as their high school teacher. This program functions as school for kids who are in the hospital for immediate, varied, and/or chronic health...
Ninth-grader’s passion for learning the English language brought her from Colombia to FCS. Ana Gabriela Otalora Reyes has dreamed of studying in the United States ever since she watched her aunt travel to Fredericksburg to work as an au pair when Ana was 4 years old. “ had been studying in college to become an English teacher here,” Ana said. “That...
On March 3, 2020, about a week before the COVID-19 outbreak was declared a pandemic, Jen and Dustin Muncy learned that their 6-year-old son, Cooper, had acute myeloid leukemia. The news set the Muncy family on a difficult and at times exhausting journey as Cooper underwent intensive chemotherapy, a bone marrow transplant, countless blood transfusions, and about a...

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