The City of Fairfax School Board approved Superintendent Dr. Phyllis Pajardo's public engagement plan for community comments on the name of Lanier Middle School. The plan includes a multitude of ways to provide input.
Please see here for information on background of Lanier MS.
Timeline for Public Engagement:
July 7 - September 10 - Public comments accepted through:
- email: LanierComment@FairfaxVa.gov
- website: Please use this page to submit comments
- mail: Comments can be sent via mail to the City of Fairfax Schools (address at bottom of page)
August 3 - Public Hearing #1
Community members are welcome to speak at our virtual meeting on August 3, 2020 at 5:00. Students will be allowed to speak first. You do not need to be a city resident to speak. To sign up to speak, please email PublicHearingSB@FairfaxVa.gov
September 9 - Public Hearing #2
This meeting is tentatively scheduled as an in-person meeting at City Hall in the City of Fairfax (address at bottom of page). If there are more sign ups than social distancing allows, we will move this to a virtual meeting. To sign up to speak, please email PublicHearingSB@FairfaxVa.gov.
September 11 - Public Comments posted on website
September 14 - School Board Votes on Renaming of Lanier Middle School
City School Board Meeting, 7:30 City Hall