Q: What is a "School of Choice"?

A: Pennington is a public school option for families residing in the western half of Prince William County. Enrollment is based on an application and lottery process.  Students and families must agree to all expectations, including mandatory community service hours for students, volunteer/educational engagement hours for families, uniform dress code, and high academic and behavioral success.  Staff will work with families to ensure the success of every child.


Q: What grade levels are at Pennington?

A: Grades 1-8, including support programs of ESOL, Gifted, Special Education, and Reading Lab.

Q: Who can go to Pennington?

A: Students in grades 1 – 8 who legally reside in the base school communities listed in Communities Served are able to apply for possible enrollment.