Fort Lewis Elementary School

Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Fort Lewis Elementary School serves 255 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Fort Lewis Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (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 80-84% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Fort Lewis Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Fort Lewis Elementary School's student population of 255 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students255 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Fort Lewis Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Fort Lewis Elementary School is 0.31, 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
#341 out of 1791 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
90-94%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
16%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
83%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.310.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoanoke County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fort Lewis Elementary School is Glenvar High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glenvar Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glenvar Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salem Glenvar Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
    1.0 miles
    4507 Malus Dr
    Salem, VA 24153
    (540) 387-6540
    1 PK-5 377
  • Salem Glenvar High School Math: 85% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 585 students
    1.1 miles
    4549 Malus Dr
    Salem, VA 24153
    (540) 387-6536
    1.1 9-12 585
  • Salem Glenvar Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 433 students
    1.1 miles
    4555 Malus Dr
    Salem, VA 24153
    (540) 387-6322
    1.1 6-8 433
  • Salem South Salem Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
    2.0 miles
    1600 Carolyn Rd
    Salem, VA 24153
    (540) 387-2478
    2 K-5 421
  • Salem Salem High School Math: 87% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,292 student
    2.4 miles
    400 Spartan Dr
    Salem, VA 24153
    (540) 387-2437
    2.4 9-12 1,292

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