Ashlawn Elementary School

  • Ashlawn Elementary School serves 656 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 93% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ashlawn Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Ashlawn Elementary School's student population of 656 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students656 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ashlawn Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ashlawn Elementary School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#76 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ashlawn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ashlawn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ashlawn Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
5%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ashlawn Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
61%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ashlawn Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ashlawn Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.590.42
This chart display the diversity score of Ashlawn Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ashlawn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ashlawn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArlington County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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