Dranesville Elementary School

  • Dranesville Elementary School serves 770 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Dranesville Elementary School operates within the Fairfax County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 770 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students770 students
Dranesville Elementary School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender %Dranesville Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
Dranesville Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeDranesville Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
Dranesville Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
8%
6%
Dranesville Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
43%
14%
Dranesville Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
6%
23%
Dranesville Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
39%
52%
Dranesville Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Dranesville Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDranesville Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.660.66
Dranesville Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
31%
34%
Dranesville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Dranesville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Fairfax County School District's student population of 176,117 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,016 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,217 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameFairfax County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
208
4
Number of Students Managed176,1173,627
Fairfax County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$2,351 MM$42 MM
Fairfax County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$2,387 MM$42 MM
Fairfax County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,016$10,576
Fairfax County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,217$10,658
Fairfax County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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