Child by Child Education: Fairfax County Public Schools

Fairfax County Public Schools System is located in Northern Virginia with central offices in Falls Church, Virginia. It is the largest public school system in Northern Virginia and has over 170,000 students enrolled. It is the 12th largest in the nation and has the largest school bus fleet of any school system in the entire United States. This year’s county budget revealed that in 2010-2011 the county will spend $12,550 on each student until they graduate. Notable schools include the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, Annandale High School, Langley High School, Mount Vernon High School, and West Springfield High School.