Cherry Run Elementary School

9732 Ironmaster Dr
Burke, VA 22015
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Cherry Run Elementary School serves 427 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Cherry Run 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (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 83% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Cherry Run Elementary School's student population of 427 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students427 students
This chart display total students of Cherry Run Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Cherry Run Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Cherry Run Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Cherry Run Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Cherry Run 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 Cherry Run Elementary School is 0.45, which is less 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
#636 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Cherry Run Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
81%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cherry Run 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)
83%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cherry Run 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cherry Run Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cherry Run Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cherry Run Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cherry Run Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
73%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cherry Run Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Cherry Run Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cherry Run Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.450.68
This chart display the diversity score of Cherry Run 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
3%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cherry Run 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
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cherry Run 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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Cherry Run Elementary School is Lake Braddock Secondary (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sangster Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield Sangster Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 968 students
    1.1 miles
    7420 Reservation Dr
    Springfield, VA 22153
    (703) 644-8200
    1.1 PK-6 968
  • Marshall Alc At Burke Alternative School

    1.2 miles
    Burke School, 9645 Burke Lake
    Marshall, VA 20115
    (703) 426-7300
    1.2 n/a n/a
  • Burke Burke School Special Education School

    1.2 miles
    9645 Burke Lake Rd
    Burke, VA 22015
    (703) 426-7300
    1.2 n/a n/a
  • Burke White Oaks Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 877 students
    1.4 miles
    6130 Shiplett Blvd
    Burke, VA 22015
    (703) 923-1400
    1.4 PK-6 877
  • Springfield Orange Hunt Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 942 students
    1.5 miles
    6820 Sydenstricker Rd
    Springfield, VA 22152
    (703) 913-6800
    1.5 PK-6 942

School Reviews

Review Cherry Run Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
While reading, writing, and arithmetic are the foundation of a child's education, financial literacy is growing in importance as well. Learn about public schools that are teaching financial literacy to their students.
Learn about how public schools are implementing new forms of physical education instruction, which range from yoga classes to even online gym courses.
Beyond tests and homework, some public school students face greater challenges, including the uncertainty of where they will sleep each night. Learn about the increase in homeless students and what public schools are doing to meet the challenge.