Cornerstone Commemoration

The Celebration Kicks Off!

June 13, 2023 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

You Are Invited

Keep up-to-date with the Handley 100th Celebration News and Events.

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Let’s celebrate the event 100 years in the making.

1923 Movement

Show your Handley Pride by donating $19.23 and receive a sticker with the Official celebration logo.

$ 19.23
Handley Notables

Nominate the most notable people in the history of John Handley High School.

The Handley 100th Celebration is organized by Alumni volunteers and the following community partners and organizations.

The Judge

Handley Watches (Jay Carpenter: Handley Class of 2002) in collaboration with Bell’s Fine Clothing (Shendows: Handley Classes of 1956, 1979, and 1982) have designed a commemorative watch to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Handley High School.

$100 of each watch purchased at full-price ($275) will be donated to the Handley 100th Celebration.

This luxury, stainless steel, sapphire glass watch is water resistant to 100m and measures 40mm with a screw case. The back of this piece features an engraved replica of the official Handley 100th Anniversary Logo. The watch, 100 years in the making, is available in any combination of white or maroon watch face and a white or black watch band. Purchase your piece of history today.


Winchester Education Foundation | Winchester, VA
Opportunity Scholars | Winchester, VA
Winchester Public Schools | Winchester, Va
Judges Athletic Association


United Bank | Winchester, Va
Frederick Block & Stone
Handley Watches
Bell's Men's & Ladies Fine Clothing
Legacy Synthesis | Winchester, Va
Mt Hebron Cemetery | Winchester, Va
First Bank | Winchester, Va

Steering Committee




Harry Smith (’71)

Chair, Steering Committee

Banking Executive

Kim Ball (’78)

Vice-Chair & Chair of Events


Nancy DeArment

Chair, Finance & Fundraising


Jerry Headley (’56)

Chair, Archives & History

Major, US Army (ret.)

Gene Schultz (’71)

Chair, Handley Notables

Andy Vipperman (’95)

Chair, Marketing & Communications

President, LegacySynthesis

Mady Rodriguez

Susan Braithwaite

Principal, Handley High School

Cynthia Burton (’87)

Editor, Winchester Star

Tom Dixon (’71)

Teacher/Coach, Retired

Debbie Foltz


Doug Joyner (’78)

Director of Human Resources, WPS

Maggie McCampbell Lien

Public Information Officer, WPS

Carl Rush (’97)

Chief Equity Officer, LCPS

Reed Prosser (’91)

Director, Student Activities, Handley High School

Dr. Jason Van Heukelum

Superintendent, WPS

Larry Weiss

Executive Director, WEF

Jimmy Wilkins (’63)

Owner Wilkin’s Companies

Bonnie Sandy

Assistant to the Superintendent, WPS

Steering Committee

Harry Smith

Chair of Steering Committee

Kim Ball

Vice-Chair & Chair of Events

Nancy DeArment

Chair of Finance & Fundraising

Jerry Headley

Chair of Archives & History

Gene Schultz

Chair of Handley Notables

Andy Vipperman

Chair of Marketing, Communications & Alumni Relations

Mady Rodriguez

Susan Braithwaite

Cynthia Burton

Tom Dixon

Debbie Foltz

Doug Joyner

Maggie McCampbell Lien

Carl Rush

Reed Prosser

Jason Van Heukelum

Larry Weiss (WEF)

Jimmy Wilkins

Bonnie Sandy

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