EXPLORE RESTON HISTORY
Reston Times September 27, 1989
2020 Photo by Bob Haukness
Dogwood Elementary school plans approved. Visual shows proposed layout.
Opened in 1974 with an open school plan model. It is named for the state tree and flower of Virginia. On November 27, 2000 a terrible fire occurred at night, injuring no one but destroying the school. It took 2 years to rebuild.