Great Falls Elementary School
Great Falls Elementary School serves 470 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Great Falls Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (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 91% (which is higher 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 36% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).
- School Type: Magnet School
- Grades: Prekindergarten-6
- Students: 470 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
- Minority Enrollment: 36%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 10% in VA
- Math Proficiency: 94% (Top 10%)
- Reading Proficiency: 91% (Top 10%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education
Great Falls Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Great Falls Elementary School's student population of 470 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
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Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Great Falls Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Great Falls Elementary School is 0.55, 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
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#130 out of 1800 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education
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