Glenkirk Elementary School

8584 Sedge Wren Drive
Gainesville, VA 20155
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 636 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Glenkirk Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 69%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 636 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • : Top 10% in VA
  • : 79% (Top 10%)
  • : 86% (Top 20%)
  • : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Glenkirk Elementary School's student population of 636 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
636 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Glenkirk Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 1,792 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Glenkirk Elementary School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (VA)
#164 out of 1792 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Glenkirk Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
79%
54%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Glenkirk Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
(20-21)
86%
69%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Glenkirk Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
(20-21)
75-79%
59%
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Glenkirk Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
18%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Glenkirk Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
18%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Glenkirk Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
7%
22%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Glenkirk Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
55%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Glenkirk Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
8%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Glenkirk Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Glenkirk Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Virginia.
0.65
This chart displays the diversity score of Glenkirk Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Glenkirk Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Glenkirk Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Glenkirk Elementary School's ranking?
Glenkirk Elementary School is ranked #164 out of 1,792 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Virginia.
What schools are Glenkirk Elementary School often compared to?
Glenkirk Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Buckland Mills Elementary School, Samuel L. Gravely Jr. Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 54% VA state average), while 86% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 69% VA state average).
How many students attend Glenkirk Elementary School?
636 students attend Glenkirk Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of Glenkirk Elementary School students are White, 18% of students are Asian, 12% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 7% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Glenkirk Elementary School?
Glenkirk Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Virginia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Glenkirk Elementary School offer ?
Glenkirk Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Glenkirk Elementary School part of?
Glenkirk Elementary School is part of Prince William Co PBLC Schs School District.
In what neighborhood is Glenkirk Elementary School located?
Glenkirk Elementary School is located in the Linton Hall neighborhood of Gainesville, VA.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 636 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 79% (Top 10%)
  • : 86% (Top 20%)
  • : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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