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Science Department: 
Britton Hipple Biology
Matt Schendel Earth Science/Biology
Andrew Stanaland Chemistry/Physics Teacher




Information about textbooks being reviewed for DE/AP Biology. This document directs parents, students, and community members about how to review online textbook samples. If a parent would like to review physical copies, these textbooks are available for review in your school's main office during regular business hours.

Science Electives Textbook Review Information


Experience: This is my 14th year teaching. 3 years in Mexico City, 4 years in North Carolina, and 7 years for MCPS. 

Educational Background: B.S. in Biology M.S. in Child Psychology

Class Taught: Life Science, Physical Science, Earth Science, Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, and Chemistry.

Hobbies: When I’m not playing with my sons or hanging out by the pool with the family you might find me on the golf course!

Personal Information: I am from Bedford, Pennsylvania and moved to Virginia in 2016. My wife and two boys, Ben and Jack, currently live in Christiansburg.

Andrew Stanaland

I teach Chemistry, Physics, Science, and Biology.

Room C1

This is my eighth year at EMHS, and I am excited to be teaching you SCIENCE!

I also sponsor the Interact Club, and I coach the MACC Science Team.