Glenkirk Elementary School

8584 Sedge Wren Drive
Gainesville, VA 20155
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Glenkirk Elementary School serves 774 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Glenkirk Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (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 88% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Glenkirk Elementary School's student population of 774 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students774 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Glenkirk 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 Glenkirk Elementary School is 0.61, 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
#306 out of 1791 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
86%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
16%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
60%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.610.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince William County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Glenkirk Elementary School is Patriot High School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gainesville Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Piney Branch Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Manassas Piney Branch Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 844 students
    1.2 miles
    8301 Linton Hall Road
    Manassas, VA 20109
    (703) 791-7360
    1.2 PK-5 844
  • Bristow Bristow Run Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 699 students
    1.6 miles
    8990 Worthington Dr
    Bristow, VA 20136
    (703) 753-7741
    1.6 PK-5 699
  • Gainesville Gainesville Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,440 student
    1.6 miles
    8001 Limestone Dr
    Gainesville, VA 20155
    (703) 753-1702
    1.6 6-8 1,440
  • Gainesville Buckland Mills Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 655 students
    2.4 miles
    10511 Wharfdale Place
    Gainesville, VA 20155
    (703) 530-1560
    2.4 PK-5 655
  • Bristow Chris Yung Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 670 students
    2.4 miles
    12612 Fog Light Way
    Bristow, VA 20136
    (703) 791-8712
    2.4 PK-5 670

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