The Rappahannock Juvenile Detention Education Program is:

    •  A Virginia Department of Education State Operated Program.
    • The program and school employees are funded by DOE and supervised by Spotsylvania Public School Division.
    • The program is regional, primarily serving Spotsylvania County, Fredericksburg, Stafford, King George, Louisa, Orange County, and Madison.
    • All residents/students are required to attend and participate in the education program regardless of academic standing.
    • Academic performance is recorded and provided to the last school record of attendance prior to detention.
    • Residents may participate in SOL testing and GED preparation.
    • Courses offered include: all grade level core content. Life Skills, Physical Education and Health, Technology, Art Therapy.
    • Additional educational supports include Special Education and Literacy.
    • Special program activities include: community service and field trips provided to students enrolled in the Post-D Program, Summer Enrichment Program, and the Character Education Program. 


Our Mission

  • provide students with quality instruction through a continuum of education programs necessary to transition from the program with tools that enhance citizenship and life-long learning.

Our Vision

  • The vision of the education program is instructional excellence for academic and personal success.

Contact Information

  • 275 Wyche Rd.
    Stafford VA  22554
    PRINCIPAL - Dana Hawes
    Phone: 540-658-1691
    Fax:     540-657-6810

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