Finding the ideal school is typically the biggest concern for military and veteran families with children. Are you looking for a public, private, charter, or home school community? You’re not only looking for a school that performs well but a place your child can call home.
Identify the school or district that will best meet the needs of your child.
While ratings and test scores are important, it’s also important to recognize programs the school may offer such as immersion or robotics programs, extracurricular activities, and class sizes.
Determine the commute to/from home and/or work.
Identify the class size and student to teacher ratio.
Research special course offerings or extracurricular activities that may benefit your child.
If you are an active-duty military family, you can simplify your family’s move by using resources provided by the Department of Defense and other not-for-profit organizations.
Master your PCS by utilizing the moving tools and resources provided by Military OneSource
Move.mil will track your household shipments.
Military INSTALLATIONS can help you learn about your new community.
Plan MY Move will provide you with customizable checklists to plan your move.
If possible, visit your new installation to identify resources and services, and to meet your relocation assistance point of contact. This person will help with contacting your installation’s Family Support Center and transportation office.
Schedule a meeting with your base Transportation Office to identify all the options and assistance available to your family.
Establish an appointment with your new base’s finance office to discuss your relocation options and benefits.
Looking to get started with a VA or conventional home loan? Visit Caliber online or call (855) 601-8371.