Fairfax County


Local Public Schools

Fairfax County Schools

Serving more than 189,000 students, the Fairfax County Public School System is an expansive and well-rated local school system that offers some of the finest educational opportunities in the state. This school system enjoys high graduation rates, excellent test scores, and is one of the biggest employers in Virginia. In addition to rigorous academics, a diverse offering of extracurricular activities, and many advanced educational courses, the Fairfax Public School System is committed to preparing all students for future successes in an international society. 

Fairfax County Community Schools



Number of Schools

  • Elementary: 19
  • Middle: 3
  • High: 2
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Fairfax Station

Number of Schools

  • Elementary: 3
  • Middle: 2
  • High: 3
school playground


Number of Schools

  • Elementary: 3
  • Middle: 2
  • High: 1
teaching students


Number of Schools

  • Elementary: 25
  • Middle: 5
  • High: 6

Top High Schools in Fairfax County

Below are some of the highest rated schools in Fairfax County. As part of her mission to foster community growth and support local organizations, Marion Gordon serves as a sponsor of South County High School and Lake Braddock High School.

  • South County High School in Lorton
  • James W Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax Station
  • West Springfield High School in West Springfield
  • W.T. Woodson High School in Fairfax
  • Lake Braddock High School in Burke

Search for Homes by School District

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