Great Falls Elementary School
Great Falls Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
- Great Falls Elementary School's student population of 519 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|School Type||Magnet School|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-6|
|Total Students||519 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||33 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Great Falls Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (VA)|
|Overall School Rank (16-17)||#28 out of 1801 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch||n/a|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Fairfax County School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Great Falls Forestville Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 581 students
1085 Utterback Store Rd
Great Falls, VA 22066
(703)404-6000 2.0 PK-6 581
- Reston Aldrin Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 731 students
11375 Center Harbor Rd
Reston, VA 20194
(703)904-3800 2.9 PK-6 731
- Reston Forest Edge Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 591 students
1501 Beacontree Ln
Reston, VA 20190
(703)925-8000 3.0 PK-6 591
- Springfield Forestdale Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 545 students
6530 Elder Ave
Springfield, VA 22150
(703)313-4300 3.0 PK-6 545
- Reston Armstrong Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 460 students
11900 Lake Newport Rd
Reston, VA 20194
(703)375-4800 3.8 PK-6 460
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