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  Dr. Tammara M. Hanna, Principal
Amy L. Ivory, Assistant Principal
501 Cambridge Street
Fredericksburg, VA  22405
(540) 371-1415
(540) 371-1447 (Front Office Fax) (540) 371-5728 (Counseling/Guidance Fax)


Welcome to Drew!

Edward E. Drew Middle School staff promotes academic growth and achievement for a diverse population by providing positive, engaging learning opportunities in a safe, welcoming environment.

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Ram Happenings....


Congratulations to both Mrs. Tyler Clarke, The Drew Teacher of the Year for 2014-15 and to Mrs. Jane Smith, the Drew Service Person of the Year for 2014-15. We are so very proud of them both and love having these wonderful ladies as part of the Drew family!


8th Grade Parents:
Rising Freshman Orientation at your student’s high school is on February 11th.
Stafford H.S. is from 7pm-9pm
Brooke Point is at 6:00 pm


Attention 8th grade parents! Recently, the counselors spoke with your student and explained the process for high school scheduling.  Your student has been provided a registration form, guidelines to scheduling sheet, and a course catalog.  The counselors will meet individually with every 8th grade student to review their registration form and develop a four year plan.  If you would like to attend the meeting with your student and the counselor, please click on the link below to reserve a time.  Each conference will be 15 minutes in length.  When reserving a conference time please enter your student’s first initial and last name.   If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Counseling Center at 540-371-1415.


Save the Dates! Our English department has some upcoming events scheduled and we will be sending more detailed information home with students in February.

February 17 - March 3 - Drew English Reading-Raiser! We will be working on our first Read-A-Thon. We are raising funds to help our English teachers bring in more books and technology for writing to their classrooms. Our goal is for every Drew student to get at least one reading sponsor!

February 21 - Barnes&Noble Book Fair - 12:00 - 5:00 - come support Drew and join us at the B&N Book Fair at Central Park.

February 25 - Our first ever African American Read-In. We will be having guest speakers and other events throughout the day to celebrate Black History month by focusing on the literary works of African American authors, poets and playwrights!

More details to follow on all of these events! Please let Mrs. Rollins (7th Grade English) know if you have any questions or would like to volunteer to help with any of these events!

Applications for the Commonwealth Governor's School are currently available.  Please see Mr. Herod for an application and any questions.  Applications are due to Mr. Herod by Friday, February 13th, 2015
All teachers and interested parents are encouraged to rview the textbooks under consideration for adoption and to complete an evaluation rubric. Locations to review these materials are listed below. Rubrics will be available at each public review location. Completed rubrics will be forwarded on to the appropriate textbook committee.
The following review locations will be accessible to the public beginning January 5, 2014:
ESL (9-12)      England Run Library,
Bandy Complex, PDC Building, Room 16
World Languages (8-12)   England Run Library,
Bandy Complex, PDC Building, Room 16
Business (8-12)   England Run Library
Marketing (9-12)  Brooke Point High School, Library                                                                  
IB Physics, IB Biology,  England Run Library
IB Chemistry, IB Environmental Bandy Complex, PDC Building, Room 16
Science,   IB Computer Science

Share your photos with us! By clicking on the icon above, you can share photos with our yearbook coordinator. We will do our best to include as many photos as possible in the yearbook!  In order to contribute photos, please use the access code: drewrams




Online School Payments


Make payments for items such as: PE uniforms, field trips, yearbook, etc. via our online school payment portal.

District Announcements
Stafford County Spelling Bee Rescheduled for February 2

The Stafford County Spelling Bee has been rescheduled for Monday, February 2, 2015, 6:00 p.m., at Drew Middle School Auditorium located at 501 Cambridge Street, Falmouth, VA  22405
IB INFORMATION NIGHT for highly-motivated, college-bound 7th & 8th graders and their Families

College-bound middle school students who are motivated and high-achieving should learn about the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program at Brooke Point High School on February 4, 2015, 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., and at Mountain View High School on February 5, 2015, 6:30 p.m.  Additional information can be found using the links below.

Brooke Point High School - IB Info Night
Mountain View High School - IB Information Night
2015 Commonwealth Governor’s School Applications

The 2015 Commonwealth Governor’s School applications are now available. Return your completed application to your Gifted Education Resource Teacher or to the district supervisor by Tuesday, February 13, 2015. Links to the application packet are provided below.




Word of the Week







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Mr. Edward E. Drew, Jr.




Did you know……

Drew Middle School's first year of operation was in 1975. Prior to the school being a middle school, it was the original Stafford High School. Drew was named after Mr. Edward E. Drew, Jr. – have you ever wanted to know more about him?

CLICK HERE to read a biography that was written by Ms. Anzivino’s Core 3 X Day students. We would like to extend a special thanks to Ms. Anzivino, her students and Mr. Drew’s sister, Dottie Truslow, for their assistance in putting together this biography.




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Hours of Operation
School Hours: 8:20am-2:50pm
Main Office Hours: 7:30am-4:00pm
  Counseling Office Hours: 7:45am-3:45pm
Main Office Phone Number: 540-371-1415
Main Office Fax Number: 540-371-1447
Counseling Fax Number: 540-371-5728



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