Are you looking for a new home near Pine Spring Elementary School? Finding a new home can be stressful, now, add researching schools to the equation and it can be overwhelming.

What are the most common things parents want to know when looking for a home in near Pine Spring Elementary School? Well, I did a little research.

When looking for an elementary school parents usually want to know about the size of the school, the student to teacher ratio, the school’s ratings, and available options for before and after care. Below I’ve listed 4 things that will help you determine if Pine Spring Elementary is the right fit your you and your family.

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4 Things About Pine Spring Elementary

Academics

Pine Spring has an Advanced Academic Program for students in grades K-6. The school works with teachers to identify students that may benefit from the program, however, you can also request a screening of your child by contacting the school directly. If your child is selected for the AAP program they’ll be pulled out with other students throughout the week for those subjects.

Pine Spring is one of the few elementary schools in the area that offers FLES or Foreign Languages in Elementary Schools. The program helps students learn a world language, in this case Spanish, through Science and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics) integrated content.

There are many activities for students before, during, and after school:

  • Student Council Association -students can participate through classroom representatives and student officers
  • Safety Patrol – Patrols support the staff and crossing guard during arrival and dismissal.
  • Chorus, Band, and Strings – students in the upper grades may choose to participate in one of these electives in addition to general music
Enrollment

There are just over 600 students enrolled at Pine Spring Elementary each school year.

Students living in the Falls Church subdivisions of City Park Homes, Fenwick Park, High Point, Jefferson Park, Lakeford, New Providence Village, Pine Spring, Tyler Park, and Yorktowne Square may attend Pine Spring. Pine Spring is in the Falls Church Pyramid that means if your child goes to Pine Spring they’ll go to Jackson Middle School then Falls Church High School.

We always recommend you check out the Fairfax County Boundary Locator to confirm the schools serving a specific address before making any decision to buy or rent a home.

School Hours

One important thing to consider is the school’s hours of operation. Pine Spring’s hours are Monday through Friday are 8:45 to 3:30 for grades K – 6th.

If you need to be at work by 8:30 that could present some challenges for you, especially if you’re commuting to the District or the Pentagon.

Pine Spring offers SACC which is a before and after-school program has with the Office for Children of Fairfax County. However, I have to warn you that SACC often times has a waiting list that’s months long. Check out the SACC website to see if there are spots currently available.

If you are unable to get your child signed up for SACC there are a number of private before and after care programs in the area that will drop off and pick up your child.

Parent Involvement

Parent involvement has been linked to student achievement. When looking for a school for your kids you’re also looking for a school that’s a good fit for you as well.

The Pine Spring PTA supports a number of activities in the community including social events and fundraisers. Each school year the PTA offers a number of fee-based after-school enrichment programs. They vary year to year and range from science focused to athletics and the arts.

The school welcomes parents to set up a time with your child’s teacher to volunteer in the classroom, read a book to the class, or come in to have lunch with your child. Your level of involvement can be as much or as little as you like.


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Pine Spring Elementary School Ratings


Fairfax County Elementary Schools have numerous rating systems to measure the performance of schools in Northern Virginia. Two of the most popular methods are GreatSchools.org providing ratings based on test scores, and SchoolDigger.com ranks schools by comparing them to other schools throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia.


GreatSchools.org* rated Pine Spring Elementary School as 2/10.
SchoolDigger.com* rating came in at 912th of 1,097 schools in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Students attending Pine Spring Elementary School will move through the Fairfax County Pyramid system to Jackson Middle School which feeds into Falls Church High School. It is recommended that future home buyers use Fairfax County Boundary Locator to confirm the schools serving a specific address before making any decisions.


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Pine Spring Elementary School Location

Pine Spring Elementary School is located at:
7607 Willow Ln
Falls Church, Virginia 22042.

The school’s main phone number is:

571-226-4400.

School Website:

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