School History

What's in a Name?

Learn about the origin of our school's name in this video produced for Fairfax County Public Schools’ cable television channel Red Apple 21.

Oak View Elementary school opened its doors in September 1968, but not on the same day as all other FCPS schools that year!  Find out why they didn't open on time and what those first students did that day in the video below.

Oak View underwent a renovation in 1998.  Find out about some of the updates to our school in the video below!