Hoffman-boston Elementary School

1415 S Queen St
Arlington, VA 22204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Hoffman-boston Elementary School serves 526 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hoffman-boston Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
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 70-74% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Hoffman-boston Elementary School's student population of 526 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students526 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Rankings

Hoffman-boston Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Hoffman-boston Elementary School is 0.78, 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
#1152 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
75-79%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
24%
7%
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Hispanic
27%
16%
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Black
25%
22%
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White
17%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.780.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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 Hoffman-boston Elementary School is Wakefield High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gunston Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakridge Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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