Hampton Oaks Elementary

Hampton Oaks Elementary is a public elementary school in Stafford, VA near MCB Quantico. This school is fairly close to base, with a 5-15 minute commute from base to school.

Great Schools rates this school 6/10, which is average. However, test scores are in the high average to above average range. This is an average for all student demographics and grades. Community members rate this school 4/5 stars. Recent reviews are mixed between 1-2 stars and 5 stars. Some parents seem disappointed with the focus on the ESL program and lack of academic challenge presented. Other parents feel supported and that their students are challenged. The most recent review is from 2016.

What MilFams Say:

  • This school is above average. Hampton Oaks is a Title 1 school, meaning that there are reading support programs provided outside of the special education system. Schools are designated Title 1 based on income level and the percentage of students who qualify for free or reduced lunch. This also helps with funding and keeps class sizes down, and provides trained reading specialists. The school supports students academically and socially/emotionally. The faculty and staff make students feel welcome and regularly communicate with parents.
  • This school is outstanding! The gifted and talented program is outstanding. The school makes families feel welcome and take the time to get to know students personally. There are academic and social/emotional supports in place. The school regularly communicates with parents. This school is located over an hour from base (other MilFams have placed the school much closer). 
  • This school is outstanding! Teachers take the time to go the extra mile. Students are motivated to do their best work. The schools makes families feel welcome and take the time to get to know students personally. There are academic and social/emotional supports in place. The school regularly communicates with parents.