FCPS welcomes responsive and collaborative communication and partnerships with the parents and families of our students.
Military Families: Planning your Arrival to Fairfax County
Information for military families about early enrollment, school choice, immunization deadlines, and the Fort Belvoir School Liaison.
Military Families: Preparing your Move from Fairfax County
Information on educational records requests and transfers
Academic Planning for Military Families
Information on Academic Programs, Special Education Instruction, Graduation Requirements, and Credits for Home Instruction
Navigating Special Education Needs and Parental Rights
Information on Special Education Services and parental rights, including parental consent, specifically for our military families.
Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Families
Removing barriers to educational success imposed on children of military families because of frequent moves and deployment of their parents.
Identification of Military Connected Students
Local school divisions are required to identify students who have a parent in the United States uniformed services.
Impact Aid Student-Parent Survey
Impact Aid programs and grants are designed to assist local school districts that enroll federally connected students.
40 Fairfax County Schools Recognized for Supporting Military-Connected Families
Forty Fairfax County public schools have been recognized by the Virginia Department of Education and the Virginia Council on the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children as 2022 Purple Star Schools. The Purple Star designation is awarded to military-friendly schools that have demonstrated their commitment to meeting the needs of military-connected students and their families.