DC Area Schools

This topic is almost too vast to discuss.  There is an enormous number of schools in the DC area.  If you're not already familiar with the area, here are some basics.

Public Schools in DC Metro Area
To attend your public school of choice, you need to be living within that school's service boundaries (with a few exceptions).  If you're not sure what the boundaries are, check with your realtor, school or county website.

Counties in and Surrounding DC



Montgomery County Public Schools: http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/
Prince George's County Public Schools:   http://www1.pgcps.org/


Alexandria City Public Schools:  http://www.acps.k12.va.us/
Arlington County Public Schools:  http://www.apsva.us/
City of Falls Church Public Schools: http://www.fccps.k12.va.us/
Fairfax County Public Schools: http://www.fcps.edu/
High Schools with the IB Program

In DC: 
In Prince George's County:  http://www1.pgcps.org/ib/
In Arlington County:  http://www.apsva.us/domain/2179

Private and Parochial Schools in the DC Area
Honestly, there are too many to count.  Here's a fairly useful list of schools with their websites: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_parochial_and_private_schools_in_Washington,_D.C.
Additional Resources

Global Community Liaison Office (GCLO)

GCLO's website has links to DC metro schools, preschools, childcare and much more.



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