About Patrick Henry

  • Patrick Henry K-8 School is located in the west end of the city of Alexandria, seven miles from the nation's capital. Patrick Henry is on a fifteen-acre site in a valley that was once woodlands. The school opened in September of 1953. In 1995, eight additional classes were added. The Alexandria Recreation Department an after-school program in their facilities adjoining the school.

    A new Patrick Henry School and Recreation Center is currently in development. The new school, which will serve students in grades Pre-K - 8, will open in Fall 2018. Learn more about the new school and recreation center.

    School Education Plan

    Special Events

    • Academic and Citizenship Awards Assemblies
    • American Education Week
    • Back-to-School Night
    • Book Fairs
    • Concerts
    • Field Day
    • Field Trips
    • Heritage Night
    • Kindergarten Open House
    • Sock Hop
    • Volunteer Orientation

    Patrick Henry Data

    Patrick Henry K-8 School is fully accredited. To learn more, review the Virginia School Quality Profile on the Virginia Department of Education website or review recent test scores.


    See the ACPS iDashboard for school demographics.

    School Faculty

    Number of Licensed Staff: 47
    With post-graduate degrees: 79%

Contact Patrick Henry

  • Patrick Henry K-8 School

    School Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 2:35 p.m.
    Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    4643 Taney Avenue
    Alexandria, VA 22304

    Main Office: 703-461-4170
    Voice Mail: 703-461-4164
    Fax: 703-823-3350

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