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Welcome Military Families!

Military Family Resources

Area Military Installations

Transitioning Resources

  • Virginia School Quality Profiles
    The Virginia School Quality Profile is a collection of data compiled on an annual basis to provide information on school performance.

  • School Quest
    Designed for military students, their families and the caring professionals who support them, SchoolQuest is an educational resource tool from the Military Child Education Coalition. SchoolQuest is well-suited to anyone who is “questing” information about schools, college and workplace readiness, transition, etc. It’s also a secure storage site for students’ educational, extra-curricular, award, volunteer and work information.

  • Military One Source
    Military OneSource is provided by the Department of Defense at no cost to active duty, Guard and Reserve (regardless of activation status) and their families. It is a virtual extension of installation services. Consultants are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

  • Military Child Education Coalition (militarychild.org)
    The Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC) is a non-profit organization that seeks to address transition and education issues that face military-connected children.

Academic Support

  • Specialized Training of Military Families (STOMP)
    STOMP will provide military parents with individual assistance and information about parents' rights and responsibilities in achieving special education services for their children whether located in the United States or overseas.

  • Military Impacted Schools Association
    Military Impacted Schools Association (MISA) is a national organization representing school districts that serve high concentrations of military children.

  • Military K-12 Partners
    The Department of Defense Education Activity’s Educational Partnership Branch is dedicated to every military child’s right to a quality education regardless of their location or how often their family moves.

  • Department of Defense Education (DODEA Schools Worldwide)
    Teaching the children of Department of Defense military and civilian families worldwide.

  • Tutor.com Tutor.com for U.S. Military Families, funded by the U.S. Department of Defense and Coast Guard Mutual Assistance, is a program that allows eligible students (grades K-12) and service members in U.S. military families to connect to a live tutor online at any time for one-to-one help with homework, studying, test prep, proofreading and more at no cost.

Post Secondary Preparation

  • eKnowledge
    Free SAT/ACT preparation materials

  • Military Scholar
    College scholarship information for children of activity duty, retired or deceased service members.

  • Student Aid
    Find information on federally funded financial assistance programs —grants, loans and work-study —for education beyond high school.

  • My Future
    A site to aid students in their search for information on careers, colleges and the military.