Visiting Central Office

  • 1340 Braddock Place
    Alexandria, VA 22314

    Central Office Map The office building is near the Braddock Road Metro Station and George Washington Middle School.

    The ACPS main phone number is 703-619-8000.

    All visitors to Central Office must sign in at the desk in the front lobby. All staff need to wear their ACPS ID badges when visiting Central Office. 

    Parking Information for Central Office Visitors

    Garage parking below the central office building is available for visitors at a rate of $9 for the first hour or $13 dollars a day. After 6 p.m., parking in the garage is reduced to $5. Parking is free during school board meetings.

    ACPS also rents additional parking spaces at DC Metro Church, 1200 N. Fayette St. Visitors and employees are welcome to park for free in designated spots at that location, approximately two blocks north of the office. Important: Please see the DC Metro Church Parking Map (PDF) and only park in spaces designated for ACPS. Cars parked in other spaces will be towed. Also, vehicles cannot be left in the lot, even in the green areas, over the weekend. All vehicles must be removed by 9 p.m. on Friday night.

    Visitors may also park at George Washington Middle School, 1005 Mount Vernon Ave., and follow the bike path and sidewalk to Braddock Place. WRIT, from whom ACPS leases the property, operates a shuttle service that runs every 20 minutes and stops at the GW parking lot and Braddock Place, as well as other locations in Old Town.

    Limited, free two- and three-hour street parking is also available in the neighborhood.

    Other Transportation Options

    Metrorail: Braddock Road Metro station is a short walk from the Central Office building. See station information.

    Buses: Metrobus and DASH Alexandria stop at Braddock Road Metro station. See map and schedule.

    Bikes: There are 46 bike racks and 12 lockers at Braddock Road Metro station. Bikesharing is available via Capital Bikeshare. See map.

    Carsharing: Available at Braddock Road Metro station. Read more.