Fairfax Co Pblc Schs

Know your school choice options in Fairfax County Public Schools.

Students in Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) generally attend their neighborhood school, determined by where they live. In certain cases (such as childcare or family relocation), students may request a transfer to another school in the district (called intradistrict choice).

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher-performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 7 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
Learn more >
This district's stats >
Gatehouse Adm Ctr 1
Falls Church, VA 22042
Map >
PH: (571) 423-1010
FAX: (571) 423-1007
District Web site >
yellow arrow Grades n/a
yellow arrow 177,606 students
yellow arrow 221 schools
View all schools in this district >
District superintendent:
Jack Dale

Browse FCPS Schools


Recent Reviews

Fort Belvoir Elementary School

This school is completely overcrowded and the staff have just given up. With the excep...

Posted 3 days ago

Wakefield Forest Elementary School

I believe that this school needs serious work as far as the administration and educatio...

Posted 4 days ago

Washington Mill Elementary School

I have been extremely happy with Washington Mill, especially since they added full-day ...

Posted 11 days ago

Nearby Districts


Falls Church, VA | 3 miles | 5 schools

Fairfax, VA | 4 miles | 0 school

Alexandria, VA | 6 miles | 22 schools

Arlington, VA | 6 miles | 41 schools

Fairfax, VA | 7 miles | 0 school