Fallon Park Elementary School

  • Fallon Park Elementary School serves 699 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Fallon Park Elementary School operates within the Roanoke City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 699 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 699 students
Fallon Park Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Fallon Park Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Fallon Park Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Fallon Park Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Fallon Park Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
6%
Fallon Park Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
17%
14%
Fallon Park Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
25%
23%
Fallon Park Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
52%
51%
Fallon Park Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Fallon Park Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Fallon Park Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Fallon Park Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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.
0.64 0.42
Fallon Park Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
82%
34%
Fallon Park Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Fallon Park Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Roanoke City School District's student population of 13,649 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,874 is higher than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,568 is higher than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Roanoke City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed 13,649 3,627
Roanoke City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $174 MM $41 MM
Roanoke City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $170 MM $40 MM
Roanoke City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,874 $11,380
Roanoke City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,568 $11,077
Roanoke City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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