Mckinley Elementary School

Mckinley Elementary School serves 504 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Mckinley Elementary School operates within the Arlington County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 504 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 35% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 504 students
Mckinley Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Mckinley Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mckinley Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Mckinley Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
6%
Mckinley Elementary School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
9%
12%
Mckinley Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
3%
25%
Mckinley Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
74%
53%
Mckinley Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mckinley Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Mckinley Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.44 0.41
Mckinley Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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%
32%
Mckinley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
1%
7%
Mckinley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,892 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Arlington County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
8
Number of Students Managed 21,892 3,801
Arlington County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $424 MM $43 MM
Arlington County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $444 MM $42 MM
Arlington County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $21,656 $11,282
Arlington County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,629 $11,065
Arlington County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Stuart High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Swanson Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arlington Traditional Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Arlington Swanson Middle School
    5800 North Washington Blvd
    Arlington , VA , 22205
    (703)228-5500
    0.5  mi  |  933  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Arlington Family Education Center For Parenting Teens
    Alternative School
    1644 North Mckinley Rd 2
    Arlington , VA , 22205
    (703)228-2700
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Arlington Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Arlington Traditional Elementary School
    Magnet School
    5950 North 8th Rd
    Arlington , VA , 22205
    (703)228-6290
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  490  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Arlington Ashlawn Elementary School
    5950 North 8th Rd
    Arlington , VA , 22205
    (703)228-5270
    0.6  mi  |  487  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Arlington Tuckahoe Elementary School
    6550 26th St North
    Arlington , VA , 22213
    (703)228-5288
    1.3  mi  |  690  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Arlington, VA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.45, which is higher than the Virginia average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Arlington is Beckham Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.