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
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
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 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 16:1 15:1
Asian
24%
6%
Hispanic
9%
12%
Black
2%
25%
White
57%
53%
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 0.41
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%
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%

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
8
Number of Students Managed 178,603 3,801
Fairfax County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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
Fairfax County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FairfaxFrost Middle School
    4101 Pickett Rd
    FairfaxVA 22032
    (703)426-5700
    1 mi | 1027 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • FairfaxWoodson High School
    9525 Main St
    FairfaxVA 22031
    (703)503-4600
    1 mi | 2131 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • FairfaxWakefield Forest Elementary School
    4011 Iva Ln
    FairfaxVA 22032
    (703)503-2300
    1.1 mi | 481 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • FairfaxWoodson Adult High School
    Alternative School
    4105 Whitacre Rd
    FairfaxVA 22032
    (703)503-6407
    Alternative School

    1.2 mi | 245 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • FairfaxOlde Creek Elementary School
    9524 Old Creek Dr
    FairfaxVA 22032
    (703)426-3100
    1.5 mi | 435 students | Gr. PK-6                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.
Related School Videos
mantua elementary school 0:11

mantua elementary school
11 months ago

View more school videos

Did You Know?
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 0.28, 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.