Military Families

Welcome to Stenwood Elementary School's resource page for military connected families!  Here you will find helpful links and information for your transition into Fairfax County Public Schools. 

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Academic Resources for Military Families

Military Families- Planning Your Arrival to Fairfax County Public Schools

Military Families- Planning your Departure from Fairfax County Public Schools

Academic Planning for Military Families

Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunities for Military Families

FCPS: Military Families

Virginia Department of Education for Military Families


Helpful Links For Military Families

Military One Source

Military OneSource is provided by the Department of Defense at no cost to active duty, Guard, and Reserve service members (regardless of activation status), and their families. It is a virtual extension of installation services. Information includes, but is not limited to, deployment, reunion, relationship, grief, spouse employment and education, parenting and childhood, and much more.

Military Youth On The Move

The Department of Defense designed Military Youth on the Move as a one-stop shop for parents and students with moves and deployments. This website offers advice and info on moving, social life, school, and more.

Military Kids Connect

Military Kids Connect (MKC) is an online community for military children that provide access to age-appropriate resources to support children dealing from pre-deployment, through a parent or caregiver's return. The interactive bulletin board also has a section for parents and caregivers.

Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC)

MCEC work is focused on ensuring quality educational opportunities for all military children affected by mobility, family separation, and transition.

Military Impacted Schools Association (MISA)

MISA is a national organization of school superintendents. Our mission is to serve school districts with a high concentration of military children.

Live, expert tutors are available 24/7 Military-connected students can receive academic help at their moment of need—anywhere they have an internet connection.

FCPS Military Family Contact

Meredith Ayala

Family Partnerships Specialist


(703) 204-4305