For families with kids, our on-site Covington-Harper Elementary School is celebrating its third year of shaping future leaders, artists and innovators. Named for local education advocates Betty Covington and John Harper Jr., this state-of-the-art campus supports 900 K-5 students with 19 acres of modern classrooms and grass practice fields—walking distance from many of our neighborhoods.
Our new Potomac Shores Middle School follows in 2021, with a 33-acre campus, 800-seat auditorium, innovative STEAM (science, tech, engineering, art and math) labs and collaborative makerspaces. Soon serving 1,400 students in grades 6-8.
Dumfries, Virginia, offers plenty of public and private educational opportunities nearby, including the prestigious Saint John Paul the Great Catholic High School, a private 40-acre campus with an impressive learning facility.