Key Center School

Key Center School serves 86 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Key Center School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥90% (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 ≥90% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Key Center School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Key Center School's student population of 86 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students86 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Key Center School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Key Center School is 0.69, 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
#160 out of 1791 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≥90%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
13%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
16%
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Black
16%
22%
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White
50%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.690.68
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Graduation Rate
<50%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Key Center School is Lee High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Key Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Springfield Estates Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield Lee High School Math: 65% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,786 student
    0.2 miles
    6540 Franconia Rd
    Springfield, VA 22150
    (703) 924-8300
    0.2 9-12 1,786
  • Springfield Key Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 823 students
    0.3 miles
    6402 Franconia Rd
    Springfield, VA 22150
    (703) 313-3900
    0.3 7-8 823
  • Springfield Springfield Estates Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 903 students
    0.3 miles
    6200 Charles Goff Dr
    Springfield, VA 22150
    (703) 921-2300
    0.3 PK-6 903
  • Alexandria Franconia Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 543 students
    1.2 miles
    6301 Beulah St
    Alexandria, VA 22310
    (703) 822-2200
    1.2 PK-6 543
  • Springfield Garfield Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 366 students
    1.3 miles
    7101 Old Keene Mill Rd
    Springfield, VA 22150
    (703) 923-2900
    1.3 PK-6 366

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