Mellissa Persil ~ Fourth Grade Teacher
    Ms. Persil teaches Writing, Science, and Virginia Studies.  She began teaching at Leesburg Elementary in 2011 but taught previously in Fairfax, Virginia and in Tennessee.  She has a Bachelor's degree in Integrative Studies from George Mason University and a Master's degree in Education from Shenandoah University.  In her free time, she enjoys photography, relaxing, being adventurous, and spending time with family and friends.  She hopes to make learning an exciting and hands-on adventure; she also hopes to inspire a love for Writing, Science, and Virginia Studies in her students. 

    Please follow fourth grade on Twitter @WeAre_4th and Leesburg Elementary School @Leesburg_ES


    Additional information about her classroom can be found on Ms. Persil's Class Website and in your child's individual Google Classrooms.  



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