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Admissions

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Thank you for your interest in Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic School. 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.

The School provides a Catholic education instilled with the spirituality of St. Francis de Sales. It is intended to "make your child's faith a living, conscious, and active one through the light of instruction." The integration of religious truth and values with life is the focal point of the curriculum. As part of its educational program, OLGC School strives for academic excellence, encourages appreciation of the fine arts, fosters self-respect and respect for all life, and attempts to develop responsibility for the total community.

The campus is located on 25 acres in a neighborhood setting in Northern Virginia. The school includes:
  • 19 classrooms, a computer lab, science lab, library, music room, band room, art room, resource room, gymnasium, cafeteria, playground, and playing fields.
  • OLGC students have access to the following technology: the school-wide network, the Internet, desktop and laptop computers, wireless slates, LCD and document projectors, wireless access, and interactive whiteboards.
  • The curriculum is supported by and students have access to an online library catalog, Edline, the Accelerated Reader program, Discovery School streaming video, and various other online programs.

Our school has 35 faculty members, many with advanced degrees. Instructional aides assist in grades K-3. Limited small group instruction for students with learning disabilities is available.

How to Apply

Kindergarten Applicants

We begin accepting Kindergarten Applications on January 3, 2017 and continue to accept them until the start of school in August.  Students must be 5 years of age by September 30, 2017 to enter Kindergarten in the 2017-18 academic year.

To apply: Complete the  Kindergarten Application and Records Release Form sign and return to the OLGC School Office with a $300 non-refundable registration fee. The Preschool Information Form should be completed by the preschool and mailed or faxed to us by the preschool.

The following documents must accompany the Application and Kindergarten Records Release:

  • Original birth certificate (we will return to you)
  • Copy of Baptismal certificate
  • Custody papers (if applicable)
  • Copy of educational/psychological testing (if applicable)

Your current school or preschool should mail or fax forms and records to:

Admissions

Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic School
8601 Wolftrap Road
Vienna,VA 22182
Fax: 703.938.2933

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

The rights, privileges, programs,and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school are extended to all students who are admitted. The school does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, or ethnic origins in the administering of its educational policies, admissions policies, and athletic and other school-administered programs. Our Lady of Good Counsel School admits students of any race, color, and national origin.