8832 Linton Ln
Alexandria, VA 22308
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Fort Hunt Elementary School serves 514 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Fort Hunt Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (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 76% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Fort Hunt Elementary School's student population of 514 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
514 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Fort Hunt Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Fort Hunt Elementary School is 0.69, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#830 out of 1800 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
24%
18%
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Black
24%
22%
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White
44%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.69
This chart display the diversity score of Fort Hunt Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fort Hunt Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 514 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

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