Coles Elementary School

  • Coles Elementary School serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85% (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 82% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

School Overview

  • Coles Elementary School's student population of 457 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Coles Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Coles Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#827 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Coles 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)
82%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
36%
15%
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Black
6%
23%
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White
51%
50%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Coles Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.610.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Coles Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince William Co Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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