Dranesville Elementary School

Dranesville Elementary School serves 681 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Dranesville Elementary School operates within the Fairfax County School District.

Overview

The student population of 681 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 681 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 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 14:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
9%
6%
Hispanic
40%
12%
Black
7%
24%
White
40%
53%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.67 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.
33%
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.
5%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 181,594 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Fairfax County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
219
4
Number of Students Managed 181,594 3,850
District Total Revenue $2,371 MM $43 MM
District Spending $2,490 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,028 $11,282
District Spending / Student $14,732 $11,065
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 Herndon High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sterling Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sully Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SterlingSully Elementary School
    300 Circle Dr
    SterlingVA 20164
    (571)434-4570
    0.7 mi | 462 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SterlingForest Grove Elementary School
    46245 Forest Ridge Dr
    SterlingVA 20164
    (703)434-4560
    0.8 mi | 578 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HerndonClearview Elementary School
    12635 Builders Rd
    HerndonVA 20170
    (703)708-6000
    0.9 mi | 676 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • SterlingSterling Middle School
    201 West Holly Ave
    SterlingVA 20164
    (571)434-4520
    1 mi | 950 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HerndonHerndon High School
    700 Bennett St
    HerndonVA 20170
    (703)810-2200
    1 mi | 2216 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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