Mantua Elementary School

Mantua Elementary School serves 967 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Mantua Elementary School operates within the Fairfax County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 967 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 34% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 967 students
Mantua Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mantua Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Mantua Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mantua Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Mantua Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.63 0.42
Mantua Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
33%
Mantua Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
6%
Mantua Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 183,377 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,671 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,883 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Fairfax County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
218
4
Number of Students Managed 183,377 3,815
Fairfax County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,351 MM $42 MM
Fairfax County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $2,387 MM $42 MM
Fairfax County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,671 $10,576
Fairfax County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,883 $10,658
Fairfax County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Woodson High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Frost Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wakefield Forest Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FairfaxFrost Middle School
    1 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 1107 students4101 Pickett Rd
    FairfaxVA 22032
    (703)426-5700
    17-81107
  • FairfaxWoodson High School
    1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 2246 students9525 Main St
    FairfaxVA 22031
    (703)503-4600
    19-122246
  • FairfaxWakefield Forest Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 515 students4011 Iva Ln
    FairfaxVA 22032
    (703)503-2300
    1.1PK-6515
  • FairfaxFairfax County Adult High School
    Alternative School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 280 students4105 Whitacre Rd
    FairfaxVA 22032
    (703)503-6407
    1.29-12280
  • FairfaxFairhill Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 586 students3001 Chichester Ln
    FairfaxVA 22031
    (703)208-8100
    1.5PK-6586

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