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

What are the most commons things parents want to know when looking for a home in the Mount Vernon pyramid? Well, I did a little research.

When looking for a middle school parents usually want to know about the size of the school, the school’s ratings, programs and courses offered, and aftercare options. Below I’ve listed 5 things that will help you determine if Whitman Middle School is the right fit your you and your family.

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5 Things About Whitman Middle

Academic Programs

Students at Whitman can take part in the school’s band or strings program. Whitman Middle offers beginning band for wind and percussion instruments, as well as, a symphonic band.

French and Spanish language classes are also taught at Whitman.

The school recommends that parents interested in having their children considered for the honors program review the requirements to determine if its the right fit.

Whitman offers the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program to all of its students. The IB program encourages students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.


Student enrollment at Walt Whitman Middle is park of the Mount Vernon High Pyramid. There are about 950 7th & 8th-grade students per school year. The student-teacher ratio of 12.30 to 1 is a little lower than the state average of 15.4 to 1.


Students living in Mount Vernon, Pinewood Lakes, Riverwood, Sequoyah, and the surrounding areas can expect to attend Whitman Middle.  Students that graduate from Fort Belvoir, Mount Vernon Woods, Riverside, Woodley Hills, Woodlawn, and Washington Mill Elementary will continue on to Whitman Middle for 7th grade.

Whitman Middle is a part of the Mount Vernon Pyramid, Region 3 of FFX public school district. I recommend you use the Fairfax County Boundary Locator to confirm the schools serving a specific address before making any decision about buying or renting a home.


If you’re relocating from another part of the country you may be unfamiliar with the Fairfax County school calendar. School starts during the last week of August and ends in either the second or third week of June.

Whitman Middle operates on a block schedule where students alternate classes depending on the day of the week. In-class time is roughly one and a half hours rather than attending every class each day for 45 minutes. Here’s an example of what your student can expect on a day to day basis.

After School Care

Whitman offers several options with their After School Program (ASP). The available options change from day to day but overall there is something for every student.

  • Homework Club
  • Math Academy
  • Hip Hop Dance
  • Cursive and Handwriting
  • Book Club
  • Anime and Animation
  • Tennis
  • Soccer
  • Chess
  • Drama Club
  • Football
  • Volleyball
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Whitman Middle School Ratings* rated Whitman Middle School as 4/10.* rating came in at 5th of 413 schools in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

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Whitman Middle School Location

Whitman Middle School is located at:
2500 Parkers Lane
Alexandria, Virginia 22306

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