• Opening Date:

    August 2026

    Background for ES 19:

    Stafford County Public Schools is proposing to construct the new elementary school 19.  This project is an ongoing Prototype that was developed with ES 18.  The building is a three-story masonry and metal stud structure with brick and metal panel veneers. The proposed school is approximately 131,000 SF with a student capacity of 1070 students.


    The new Elementary School 19 proposed site is on Tax Map Parcel 39-76B, within the Aquia Election District.  The property is located off Blackhawk Drive adjacent to Brooke Point High.

    December 2023 Traffic Study

    Graphic Renderings of Proposed Layout and School Design


    The School Board's FY2025 Capital improvement Plan estimates the construction costs for ES 18 to be $73,089,818.

    Project Timeline

    • Land acquisition – Existing Land
    • Schematic Design - Completed Fall 2023
    • Site Permit Submitted for Approval to Stafford County Winter 2023
    • Building Permit Submittal to Stafford County for Approval - Spring 2024
    • Final Design and Bidding - Spring/Summer 2024
    • Construction - Summer of 2024 through Spring/Summer 2026
    • Open - August 2026