Hoffman-boston Elementary School

  • Hoffman-boston Elementary School serves 512 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Hoffman-boston Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Hoffman-boston Elementary School's student population of 512 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students512 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hoffman-boston Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hoffman-boston Elementary School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#380 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
24%
7%
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Hispanic
29%
15%
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Black
28%
23%
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White
15%
50%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hoffman-boston Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.760.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hoffman-boston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArlington Co Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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