Floris Elementary School

2708 Centreville Rd
Herndon, VA 20171
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Floris Elementary School serves 771 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Floris Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Floris Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Floris Elementary School's student population of 771 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students771 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Rankings

Floris Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Floris Elementary School is 0.58, 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
#224 out of 1800 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
59%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
26%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.580.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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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 to Floris Elementary School is South Lakes High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carson Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mcnair Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Herndon Mcnair Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 1,377 student
    0.5 miles
    2499 Thomas Jefferson Dr.
    Herndon, VA 20171
    (703) 793-4800
    0.5 PK-6 1,377
  • Herndon Carson Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 94% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,475 student
    0.8 miles
    13618 Mclearen Rd
    Herndon, VA 20171
    (703) 925-3600
    0.8 7-8 1,475
  • Herndon Coates Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 738 students
    1.2 miles
    2480 River Birch Rd.
    Herndon, VA 20171
    (703) 713-3000
    1.2 PK-6 738
  • Herndon Oak Hill Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 862 students
    1.5 miles
    3210 Kinross Circle
    Herndon, VA 20171
    (703) 467-3500
    1.5 PK-6 862
  • Herndon Fox Mill Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 95% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 570 students
    1.7 miles
    2611 Viking Dr
    Herndon, VA 20171
    (703) 262-2700
    1.7 PK-6 570

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