Principal's Message

Welcome and thanks for stopping in to browse our site for information about Our Lady of Good Counsel School.

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Our Lady of Good Counsel is a parochial school for children in Kindergarten through Grade Eight. Our school has a long standing reputation for excellence in academics and a caring, family environment which facilitates learning and the child's spiritual, social, emotional and physical growth. Students who successfully complete the course of studies at Our Lady of Good Counsel School are well prepared for academic success in high school and beyond. Our graduates typically choose to attend Bishop O’Connell and Paul VI High Schools, Gonzaga College High School, Georgetown Visitation, Georgetown Prep, and other private and public schools.

The program of studies at Our Lady of Good Counsel School is designed to meet the needs of students whose behavior and academic abilities and achievement are average to superior. I encourage you to visit our classroom pages to learn more about the day to day activities of our various grade levels.

If you require additional information, please contact us at or 703-938-3600, ext. 0.


Austin S. G. Poole