Frederick County Public Schools


Frederick County Public Schools


Frederick County Public Schools, VA is located in the Shenandoah Valley, just 65 miles west of Washington, D.C. We are one of the fastest growing counties in Virginia serving nearly 14,000 students with 12 elementary, four middle, three high schools and two learning centers. We are an innovative community where caring relationships and authentic learning inspire all students. Our on-time graduation rate is 93%. FCPS offers comprehensive benefits that include tuition reimbursement, a new teacher mentor program and ongoing professional development. For additional information about our award winning division visit us at

Mission Statement

Vision: An innovative community where caring relationships and authentic learning inspire all students. Mission Statement: The Frederick County Public Schools community nurtures all learners to realize their dreams and aspirations through: Meaningful and engaging learning experiences A collective responsibility for continuous growth Embracing a culture of diversity and inclusiveness Fostering and supporting innovative ideas that challenge conventional thinking A commitment to forward-thinking learning environments

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Frederick County Public Schools shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, political affiliation, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law in the education program and activities, or employment and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. Questions concerning the application of this nondiscrimination policy may be made to: Title IX Coordinator (Adults), Jennifer Rydholm, Exec. Director of Human Resources; Title IX Coordinator (Students) and Section 504 Coordinator, Teresa Ritenour, Director of Student Support Services. For further information on notice of nondiscrimination, see list of OCR enforcement offices for the addresses and phone numbers of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481.

Frederick County Public Schools

1415 Amherst St, Winchester, VA 22601