Fallon Park Elementary School

Fallon Park Elementary School serves 595 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 47%.
Fallon Park Elementary School operates within the Roanoke City Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 595 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Students by Grade Fallon Park Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
16%
12%
Black
23%
25%
White
53%
53%
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.
0.64 0.41
Fallon Park Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
83%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,563 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Roanoke City Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
8
Number of Students Managed 14,563 3,801
Roanoke City Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $180 MM $43 MM
Roanoke City Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $187 MM $42 MM
Roanoke City Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,642 $11,282
Roanoke City Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,154 $11,065
Roanoke City 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 William Byrd High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stonewall Jackson Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Morningside Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RoanokeStonewall Jackson Middle School
    1004 Montrose Ave Se
    RoanokeVA 24013
    (540)853-6040
    0.8 mi | 500 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • RoanokeMorningside Elementary School
    1716 Wilson Ave Se
    RoanokeVA 24013
    (540)853-2991
    1 mi | 268 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RoanokeLincoln Terrace Elementary School
    1802 Liberty Rd Nw
    RoanokeVA 24012
    (540)853-2994
    1.8 mi | 242 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • RoanokeAddison Aerospace Magnet Middle School
    Magnet School
    1220 5th St Nw
    RoanokeVA 24016
    (540)853-2681
    Magnet School

    1.8 mi | 548 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PoundRed Onion State Prison
    Alternative School
    10800 H. Jack Rose Hwy
    PoundVA 24016
    (276)796-7510
    Alternative School

    1.8 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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Did You Know?
Roanoke, 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 0.41, which is higher than the Virginia average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Roanoke is Preston Park Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.