Buffalo Trail Elementary School

42190 Seven Hills Drive
Aldie, VA 20105
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Buffalo Trail Elementary School serves 1,304 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (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 85% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Buffalo Trail Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Buffalo Trail Elementary School's student population of 1,304 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students1,304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Buffalo Trail Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Buffalo Trail Elementary School is 0.68, which is equal to 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
#603 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
80%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
35%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
43%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.680.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLoudoun County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Buffalo Trail Elementary School is Freedom High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is J. Michael Lunsford Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Liberty Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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