Henry Elementary School

701 S Highland St
Arlington, VA 22204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Henry Elementary School serves 661 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Henry Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (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 78% (which is equal to 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 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Henry Elementary School's student population of 661 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 56% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Rankings

Henry Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Henry Elementary School is 0.73, 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
#762 out of 1800 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
32%
16%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
38%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.730.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArlington County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Henry Elementary School is Wakefield High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jefferson Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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