Battlefield High School Teaching Assistant Dies In Car Accident

HAYMARKET, VA — A teaching assistant at Battlefield High School in Haymarket died in a car accident Friday night. Drew Roadarmel, a 2015 Battlefield High School graduate, was studying to become a teacher, following in her parents’ footsteps.

“She has been an outstanding teaching assistant and was wonderful for our staff and students,” Battlefield High School principal Ryan Ferrera said in an email Saturday to the high school community.

Roadarmel received her master’s degree in special education and teaching from George Mason University this year, according to her LinkedIn page.

One of Roadarmel’s younger brothers is also a Battlefield High School graduate and the other is a senior at the school. Her cousin is a first-year teacher in the school’s science department. Her father is an assistant principal at Battlefield and her mother is a teacher at Bull Run Middle School.

“We will have a difficult time as we grieve

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College Credits: Deerfield’s Storti Nabs Graduate Assistant Job

DEERFIELD, IL — We’re keeping track of all the major higher education accomplishments of area students. Send your submissions to eric.degrechie@patch.com.

Storti selected as athletic communications graduate assistant at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Kelly Storti, of Deerfield, has been selected as an athletic communications graduate assistant for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater during the 2020-21 year. Storti, a fifth-year senior on the Warhawk golf team, will assist with all athletic communications operations, including website and social media content, media relations and statistics and results for UW-Whitewater’s 22 varsity sport programs.

Storti most recently worked for Paragon Marketing/GMP Management, Inc. in Chicago, assisting with the on-site marketing and promotional initiatives between GMP Management, Inc. and the Gatorade® Youth Program, which is managed by Paragon Marketing. In the summer of 2018, she worked as a tournament coordinator for the Illinois Junior Golf Association, assisting with all tournament operations.

Storti helped the UW-Whitewater golf team

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