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ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Alexandria, Virginia SCHOOLS
Alexandria schools boast a total student population of 72,213 attending 131 schools in 23 public school districts and 57 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Alexandria public schools spend an average of $8,112 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Alexandria public schools average a student teacher ratio of 12:1. Alexandria private schools average 9:1. Also, high schools in Alexandria average a student body population of 882, while Alexandria middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 560 and 387 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.