Mercer Middle School
Home of the Mountain Lions
Mr. Bob Phillips
Mr. Nick Cottone Ms. Heather Ichimura
Assistant Principal Assistant Principal
Ms. Shena Ivory-Brown
Ms. Danylle Kavanagh
Main Phone Number: 703-957-4340
Sue Britton, Attendance: 703-957-4342
Absentee Form by Email
Health Office: 703-957-4343
Student Health Services Forms
Grade 8: 703-957-4348
Heidi Miles, School Counselor
Claire Girard, Secretary
Grade 7: 703-957-4347
Megan Casterline, School Counselor
Kelly DiPierro, Secretary
Grade 6: 703-957-4346
Jazlynn Finney, School Counselor
Kimberly Kenny, School Counselor
Teresa Sisk, Secretary
2015 Virginia Governor’s Award for Educational Excellence
"Preparing young Virginians to compete and succeed in a new Virginia economy."
We are a "School To Watch."
In order to prepare students to be ready for college, career, and citizenship, the National Forum seeks to make every middle grades school academically excellent, responsive to the developmental needs and interests of young adolescents, and socially equitable as "Schools to Watch".
Applications for the fall window of gifted screening should be turned into your child's counselor between August 31-October 9. The applications can be found at the following web address
Parent/Guardian Referral Form
Eligibility forms submitted after October 9th will not be considered for the fall screening.