Meet Your Principal
Mrs. Melissa Logan
Principal Melissa Logan began her career with Loudoun County
Public Schools in 2016. As principal of Frederick Douglass Elementary School,
her aim is to be an active ingredient in maintaining a learning community which
provides students with opportunities to foster creativity, develop critical
thinking, communication, and collaboration skills. Realizing the importance of
a positive partnership in schools, she works in concert with faculty, parents,
and community in fulfilling the shared vision of providing a high-quality
education to students. She looks forward to carrying out the vision of LCPS
through sustaining a culture which celebrates student growth and learning
through One to the World experiences.
Prior to joining LCPS, Mrs. Logan was a principal for three
years and a vice principal for six years in Charles County Public Schools,
MD. In 2011, Mrs. Logan was honored as
the CCPS Vice Principal of the Year. She
began her career in education as a 5th grade teacher in Prince
George’s County Public Schools, MD.
Mrs. Logan’s educational achievements include both her
bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of South Carolina. Her undergraduate degree is in psychology,
with a minor in elementary education and she holds a master’s degree in elementary
education. She also has an educational
specialist’s degree in educational leadership and administration from The
George Washington University.
Mrs. Logan and her husband Ken moved to northern Virginia in
2016. They have two sons and a
daughter. Their names are Kyle, Keaton,
and Karrington. Mrs. Logan spent her
childhood growing up in Charleston, SC.