Belvedere Elementary School

  • Belvedere Elementary School serves 734 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (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 2016-17 school year.
  • Belvedere Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Belvedere Elementary School's student population of 734 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students734 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Belvedere Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Belvedere Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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 (16-17)#375 out of 1801 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Belvedere 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Belvedere 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
45%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Belvedere Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
16%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Belvedere Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
24%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Belvedere Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Belvedere Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.710.68
This chart display the diversity score of Belvedere Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Belvedere Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Belvedere Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfax County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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