School History

Ravensworth Elementary School opened on September 3, 1963. However, our school was actually established during the 1962-63 school year. As we commemorate our more than 50 years of educating children in the Ravensworth Farms and Burke communities, we invite you to explore some facets of our unique and fascinating history.

What’s in a Name?

Have you ever wondered how Ravensworth Elementary School got its name? Find out in this video produced for Fairfax County Public Schools’ cable television channel Red Apple 21.