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 11 elementary, four middle, three high schools and two learning centers. FCPS is opening its 12th elementary school in the fall of 2020. We are an innovative community where caring relationships and authentic learning inspire all students. All Frederick County Public Schools are Accredited and our on-time graduation rate is nearly 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

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 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, political affiliation, disability, or veteran status 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 Title IX and Section 504 should be referred to: Title IX Coordinator: Jennifer Rydholm, Executive Director of Human Resources Section 504 Coordinator: Teresa Ritenour, Director of Student Support Services

Frederick County Public Schools

1415 Amherst St, Winchester, VA 22601