Military Family Support

Welcome to North Elementary!


Welcome to North Elementary School!  We are so happy your family has joined the Cardinal family!   The Virginia Department of Education has numerous resources to help you and your family.  Please click here!

The Virginia Council on the Interstate Compact on the Educational Opportunity of Military Children has selected North Elementary School as a 2019 Purple Star designee.

Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunities for Military Families

What is the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children?

The Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children is a law that has been adopted by all 50 states and Department of Defense Educational Activity (DoDEA schools). The law applies to the receiving state. To exercise provisions, parents must be on active military orders. This does not extend to Department of Defense (DoD) civilians or DoD contractors.

What are School Liaison Officers (SLO)?

Each Branch of Service has a DOD employee who is either a School Liaison Officer or a POC who fulfills the role. School Liaison Officers serves as the primary point of contact for school-related matters; Represents, informs, and assists Command; Assists military families with school issues; Coordinates with local school systems; Forges partnerships between the military and schools.

For more information visit the U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity site.

Special Needs Navigation and Parental Rights

For information regarding Virginia Consent Provisions and Parental Rights Schools and Divisions:

 Your Familys Special Education Rights-Virginia Procedural Safeguards Notice.pdf 

 8VAC20-81-170 Procedural Safeguards.pdf