Bren Mar Park Elementary School Capital Project

Information about the Renovations

The renovation with additions at Bren Mar Park Elementary School brings the future building area to approximately 111,580 square feet. The project was identified according to the Renovation Queue, approved in 2009. Bren Mar Park ES is ranked 46 of 63 schools in the queue. Planning and design for the project was funded by the 2021 bond, with construction funded by the 2023 bond.

Latest Update: May 17, 2024

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Key Build Information

Funding: 2021 Bond (Planning/Design)
Future Building Area: 111,000 SF
Anticipated Future Capacity: 800
Building Area: 62,888 SF
Acreage: 9.61
Prior Renovation: 1991
Prior Capacity Enhancement: 2002
2008 Renovation Rank: #46 
Architect: Perkins Eastman
Contractor: TBD
Current Status: In Permitting
Estimated Start: January 2025
Estimated Completion: Summer 2027

School Information

Address: 6344 Beryl Rd, Alexandria, VA 22312
FCPS Region: 3
Grades: PreK-5
HS Pyramid: Edison HS
MS Feeder: Holmes MS
Opened: 1957
Title 1: Yes
K-3 Cap: 23
Programs: PreK, Early Childhood Class-Based, Preschool Autism Class, Intellectual Disabilities, Intellectual Disabilities Severe, SACC (2 classrooms)

Past Engagement, Planning & Construction Information


October 4, 2023: Fairfax County Planning Commission meeting

September 26, 2023: Mason District Land Use Committee

April 12, 2023: Virtual Community Meeting

March 14, 2023: Community Meeting 


November 2, 2022: Design Feedback and Engagement Committee, meeting #2

June 2, 2022: Design Feedback and Engagement Committee, meeting #1