Ashland Elementary School

  • Ashland Elementary School serves 796 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ashland Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Ashland Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Ashland Elementary School's student population of 796 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students796 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ashland Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ashland Elementary School is 0.67, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#178 out of 1791 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
16%
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Black
19%
22%
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White
52%
49%
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Two or more races
8%
6%
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Diversity Score0.670.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince William County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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