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All boarding, grades 9-12 in Alexandria, Virginia


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Lauren Echko

Departments and Positions:
English Teacher
Director of the Writing Center
School Extension 4152
Lauren attended the University of Virginia for both her undergraduate and graduate studies. While there she served as President of Sigma Tau Delta, the International English Honors Society. Lauren was also a varsity track athlete, breaking the school record for the 100-meter hurdles during her tenure.

After graduating from her master’s program in Secondary English Education, she taught eighth grade English in the Nelson County School District. From there she moved to Pennsylvania to teach English at Mercersburg Academy, where she also served as a dorm parent, advisor, and volleyball and track coach.

At Episcopal, Lauren teaches Genre Studies, Literary Analysis, and Creative Writing. She assists with the varsity volleyball and track and field teams. In her spare time, Lauren loves to travel, play volleyball, read, sing in her co-ed a cappella group, and play violin. She lives on McGuire Dorm.

M.A.T., The University of Virginia
B.A., The University of Virginia
Episcopal High School Since 1839
1200 North Quaker Lane Alexandria, Virginia 22302 | 703-933-3000