Garland R. Quarles Elementary School

1310 S Loudoun St
Winchester, VA 22601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Garland R. Quarles Elementary School serves 429 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Garland R. Quarles Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 55-59% (which is lower than 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 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Garland R. Quarles Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Garland R. Quarles Elementary School's student population of 429 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students429 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Garland R. Quarles Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Garland R. Quarles Elementary School is 0.70, which is more 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
#1366 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
75-79%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
42%
16%
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Black
12%
22%
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White
32%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.700.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWinchester City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Garland R. Quarles Elementary School is John Handley High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Daniel Morgan Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Daniel Morgan Intermediate School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Winchester John Handley High School Math: 66% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,313 student
    0.4 miles
    425 Handley Blvd
    Winchester, VA 22604
    (540) 662-3471
    0.4 9-12 1,313
  • Winchester Daniel Morgan Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 632 students
    1.0 miles
    48 S Purcell Ave
    Winchester, VA 22601
    (540) 667-7171
    1 7-8 632
  • Winchester Daniel Morgan Intermediate School Reading: 69%
    Grades: 5-6 | 672 students
    1.1 miles
    48 S. Purcell St.
    Winchester, VA 22601
    (540) 667-7171
    1.1 5-6 672
  • Winchester Virginia Avenue Charlotte Dehart Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 452 students
    1.2 miles
    550 Virginia Ave
    Winchester, VA 22601
    (540) 665-6330
    1.2 PK-4 452
  • Winchester James Wood Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 948 students
    1.5 miles
    1313 Amherst Street
    Winchester, VA 22601
    (540) 667-7500
    1.5 6-8 948

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