Virginia distinguished Purple Star School for supporting military connected students

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Welcome to Trantwood Elementary School, a fully accredited school!

We are pleased to have you as a part of our school family. Trantwood is the home of the clever, courteous, and careful Cardinals. We are a Global Pathways and Dual Language Immersion school committed to a legacy joyful learning with a focus on environmental and sustainability stewardship. We aspire to inspire the wonder and awe in learning every day for every child.

As an elementary school student, your child will undergo many changes during their years here. There will be new friends, new teachers, new knowledge, and a variety of opportunities.

At Trantwood, our students are at the heart of every decision. Everything we do is about ensuring their experiences here help them to develop in a caring, supportive environment with great teachers and staff at the center of the school. We have high expectations and high aspirations for every one of our students and our vision is that our students aspire to be the best they can be.

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