Sterling

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Sterling, Virginia is a census-designated place (CDP) in Loudoun County, Virginia. It is located northwest of Herndon, east of Ashburn, and west of Great Falls, and includes part of Washington Dulles International Airport and the former AOL corporate headquarters. Sterling is home to many businesses and also serves as branch offices for many major companies. Companies that have a branch office or headquarters in Sterling, with a total number of employees over 1,000 or more are as follows: Alcatel-Lucent, Geo Trans, HR Solutions LLC, M.C. Dean, Inc., National Electronics Warranty Corp, N E W Customer Service Companies Inc, and Orbital Science. Federal agencies with offices in Sterling include U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, and the Drug Enforcement Administration. At one time, Atlantic Coast Airlines had its headquarters in Sterling.

Claude Moore Park occupies 357 acres in Sterling and offers activities for people of all ages, with three main areas. Claude Moore Recreation Center contains an Olympic-size indoor pool, a children’s pool with water features, an exercise area, gymnasium, and several event and meeting rooms. The sportplex includes baseball and softball fields and the nature area includes hiking trails and the park. Sterling offers the following parks and clubs as recreational areas: Algonkian Regional Park, Dulles Golf Center & Sports Park, Sterling Golf Club. Currently, Sterling is home to three public high schools serving grades 9–12; Dominion High School, Park View High School, and Potomac Falls High School. Sterling also has three public middle schools serving grades 6–8; River Bend Middle School, Seneca Ridge Middle School, and Sterling Middle School.

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Broad Run Farms is a residential area north of Virginia State Route 7 and 28 that was founded in 1952. As an area much older than the surrounding recent growth, it has features unique to the region, including large lots, highly wooded old-growth trees, a wide variety of housing and a voluntary civic association. Cascades is a 2,500-acre planned community within the 20165 ZIP code. CountrySide is a housing development in Sterling (20165 ZIP code), bounded by the Potomac River to the north and by Route 7 (Leesburg Pike) to the south. Today, CountrySide covers about 3.75 square miles and consists of 2,539 homes, which includes 1,269 single-family homes, 1,168 town homes, and 102 condominium units. Dulles is an unincorporated census-designated place located in Loudoun County. Potomac Falls is an unincorporated census-designated place also located in Loudoun County. Sterling Park is a portion of Sterling with the ZIP code of 20164. Sugarland Run is a portion of Sterling with the ZIP code of 20164. The housing around Sugarland Elementary School consists of town houses, apartments and single-family homes, while the housing around Meadowland Elementary is predominately single-family homes.

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RATING* SCHOOL NAME GRADES SCHOOL TYPE
3 Meadowland Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
N/A Sugarland Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
1 Forest Grove Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
1 Sterling Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
N/A Sully Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
3 Horizon Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
3 Potowmack Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
2 Countryside Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
2 Rolling Ridge Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
N/A Guilford Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
5 Lowes Island Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
4 Algonkian Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
1 Sterling Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
2 Seneca Ridge Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
3 River Bend Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
N/A Loudoun Academy Of Science 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
1 Park View High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
2 Dominion High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
3 Potomac Falls High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
N/A Our Lady Of Hope Catholic School Kindergarten - 8th Grade Catholic/Religious
N/A Montessori Childrens House Of Loudoun Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A Discovery Oaks Academy Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A Village Green Day School At Lowes Island Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A Leport Montessori Potomac Falls Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A Chesterbrook Academy Preschool - 8th Grade Private/Charter
* School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Pitney Bowes, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.