Grandfathering Related to Southwestern Boundary Study
On Thursday, February 24, 2011, the Fairfax County School Board approved the Southwestern Boundary Study. A map of the approved boundaries is available. Click here to view detailed maps of each individual move.
Boundary adjustment will take effect during the 2011-12 school year at the following schools:
Bonnie Brae, Brookfield, Bull Run, Cub Run, Deer Park, Eagle View, Fairview, Fairfax Villa, Greenbriar East, Greenbriar West, London Towne, Oak View, Poplar Tree, Providence, Union Mill, Virginia Run, and Willow Springs Elementary Schools.
Boundary adjustment will take effect during the 2013-14 school year at the following schools:
Centreville, Centre Ridge, Colin Powell, Eagle View, Fairfax Villa, Greenbriar East, and Union Mill Elementary Schools.
In an effort to align Advanced Academic Program (AAP) center assignments with school boundary changes, the following AAP center assignments were also approved:
In response to many questions related to Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) and the staff recommendation for re-assignment of Clifton Elementary students, the following information is provided for clarification:
The School Board’s work session on the Southwestern Boundary Study is scheduled for February 14, 2011, at Gatehouse Administration Center, 8115 Gatehouse Road, Suite 1600, Falls Church, VA 22042. The following are staff responses to questions asked by the School Board at the January 20, 2011, meeting.
In response to community feedback on options A, B, C and D, staff has developed the final staff recommendation for presentation to the School Board on January 20, 2011. The proposed plan aligns with the School Board’s objectives to maximize efficient use of capital and operating funding, and to achieve 95-105 percent building utilization ranges for all schools in the study and shows the capacity implications for the seven schools in the study that currently do not have full-day kindergarten. The Agenda item (pdf) and Appendix (pdf) contain all the details.
Staff Recommendation - PowerPoint presentation to the School Board.
Public hearings on the Southwestern Boundary Study are scheduled for February 7 and 8, 2011, at Jackson Middle School, 3020 Gallows Road, Falls Church, VA 22042; the School Board’s work session is scheduled on February 14, 2011, at Gatehouse Administration Center, 8115 Gatehouse Road, Suite 1600, Falls Church, VA 22042, with School Board action scheduled on February 24, 2011, at Jackson Middle School, 3020 Gallows Road, Falls Church, VA 22042.
Community feedback on the Southwestern Boundary Study Option D, as well as additional comments on the preliminary Options A, B and C, are now available for review. Staff will also be reviewing the feedback in the coming weeks and proposing a final staff recommendation to the School Board on January 20, 2011.
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Lea Ann Deyarmin
September 19, 2011