Welcome to Our Newest Principal at Stone MS 11-19-20

School News
November 19, 2020

FCPS announces the appointment of a new principal.

Meredith Norris, who served as assistant principal at Westfield High since 2014, has been named principal of Stone Middle School, effective November 18. Norris was appointed acting principal at Stone in October, following the promotion of Amielia Mitchell to executive principal for Region 2. During her 16 years with FCPS, Norris served as the special education department chair at Chantilly High, and as principal for Summer Learning Programs in three different schools. At Stone, Norris developed the Portrait of a Panther program, that recognizes ten students on a weekly basis for demonstrating Portrait of a Graduate attributes during the current distance learning instructional model. During her time at Westfield, Norris supported the implementation of innovative practices that closed gaps in access, opportunity, and achievement, most notably among English language learners and students with disabilities. She attended Stone when she was in middle school.  Norris earned a bachelor of arts in English, a master of education in special education, and a master of education in education leadership from George Mason University. She holds a postgraduate professional license with endorsements in Administration and Supervision K-12, Specific Learning Disabilities K-12, and Emotional Disturbance K-12.