Belvedere Elementary School

6540 Columbia Pike
Falls Church, VA 22041
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Belvedere Elementary School serves 734 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
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 2017-18 school year.
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 86% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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 14% 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 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
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 Testing Rank
#410 out of 1791 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
84%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
45%
16%
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Black
16%
22%
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White
23%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.710.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Belvedere Elementary School is Thomas Jefferson High For Science And Technology (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glasgow Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbia Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Annandale Columbia Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
    0.8 miles
    6720 Alpine Dr
    Annandale, VA 22003
    (703) 916-2500
    0.8 PK-5 503
  • Alexandria Parklawn Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 716 students
    0.9 miles
    4116 Braddock Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22312
    (703) 914-6900
    0.9 PK-5 716
  • Falls Church Sleepy Hollow Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
    1.2 miles
    3333 Sleepy Hollow Rd
    Falls Church, VA 22044
    (703) 237-7000
    1.2 PK-5 435
  • Falls Church Beech Tree Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 379 students
    1.3 miles
    3401 Beechtree Ln
    Falls Church, VA 22042
    (703) 531-2600
    1.3 PK-5 379
  • Alexandria Weyanoke Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 515 students
    1.3 miles
    6520 Braddock Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22312
    (703) 813-5400
    1.3 PK-5 515

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