Kent Gardens Elementary School

  • Kent Gardens Elementary School serves 1,025 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 94% (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 94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kent Gardens Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Kent Gardens Elementary School's student population of 1,025 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students1,025 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kent Gardens 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 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kent Gardens Elementary School is 0.54, which is less 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 School Rank (16-17)#39 out of 1801 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kent Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kent Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
18%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kent Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kent Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
65%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kent Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kent Gardens Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.540.68
This chart display the diversity score of Kent Gardens Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kent Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kent Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfax County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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