Mantua Elementary School

Mantua Elementary School serves 919 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Mantua Elementary School operates within the Fairfax County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 919 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 41% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 919 students
Mantua Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Mantua Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mantua Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Mantua Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
24%
6%
Mantua Elementary School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
9%
12%
Mantua Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
2%
25%
Mantua Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
57%
53%
Mantua Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mantua Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Mantua 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.
0.61 0.64
Mantua 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%
Mantua 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%
Mantua Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 178,603 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Fairfax County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
194
6
Number of Students Managed 178,603 3,669
District Total Revenue $2,371 MM $43 MM
Fairfax County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2,490 MM $42 MM
Fairfax County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,028 $11,282
Fairfax County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,732 $11,065
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 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 Students Grades
  • Fairfax Frost Middle School
    4101 Pickett Rd
    Fairfax , VA , 22032
    (703)426-5700
    1  mi  |  1027  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Fairfax Woodson High School
    9525 Main St
    Fairfax , VA , 22031
    (703)503-4600
    1  mi  |  2131  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fairfax Wakefield Forest Elementary School
    4011 Iva Ln
    Fairfax , VA , 22032
    (703)503-2300
    1.1  mi  |  481  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Fairfax Woodson Adult High School
    Alternative School
    4105 Whitacre Rd
    Fairfax , VA , 22032
    (703)503-6407
    Alternative School
    1.2  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fairfax Olde Creek Elementary School
    9524 Old Creek Dr
    Fairfax , VA , 22032
    (703)426-3100
    1.5  mi  |  435  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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Fairfax, 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 0.32, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Fairfax is Eagle View Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.