For anyone looking to buy a home in Springfield Virginia you will hear the term "school pyramid" used to describe the schools that feed into the four local high schools.
West Springfield, Robert E. Lee, South County Secondary School and Lake Braddock Secondary School are the four high schools at the top of the pyramid for children living in Springfield neighborhoods. There are multiple elementary schools that feed each of these schools. There are also elementary schools in the Burke Centre community that also feed to Lake Braddock and South County as well.
The following chart shows you the current schools assigned to each the top schools in the pyramid.
|West Springfield HS Pryamid||Robert E Lee HS Pryamid||South County SS Pryamid||Lake Braddock SS|
|Washington Irving MS||Francis Scott Key MS||South County MS||Lake Braddock MS|
|Cardinal Forest ES||Crestwood ES||Newington Forest ES||Kings Park ES|
|Hunt Valley ES||Forsestdale ES||Sangster ES|
|Keene Mill ES||Garfield ES|
|Orange Hunt ES||Lynbrook ES|
|Rolling Valley ES||Saratoga ES|
|West Springfield ES||Springfield Estate ES|
Lake Braddock and South County both have middle schools as part of their "campus" and do not have a separate feeder middle school. Detailed information about each of the schools can be found on the Fairfax County Schools site. You can also input the address of the Springfield property you are considering purchasing and find out which school is associated with that address.
For more information on schools in the area you can check out our Northern Virginia Education information page.
If you are interested in learning more about homes for sale in Springfield call the Cindy Jones team of RE/MAX Allegiance a call at 703-346-2213. Cindy has a unique perspective on Springfield having grown up in the area and owned homes in every zip code. Let her knowledge of the area work for you!
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