Centre Ridge Elementary School

  • Centre Ridge Elementary School serves 808 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Centre Ridge Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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

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

School Overview

  • Centre Ridge Elementary School's student population of 808 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students808 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Centre Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Centre Ridge Elementary School is 0.74, 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)#1403 out of 1801 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Centre Ridge 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)
70%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Centre Ridge 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
21%
7%
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Hispanic
38%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Centre Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
12%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Centre Ridge 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 Centre Ridge 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
5%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Centre Ridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.740.68
This chart display the diversity score of Centre Ridge 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
42%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Centre Ridge 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
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Centre Ridge 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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