Kilmer Center

Kilmer Center serves 71 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Kilmer Center placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 ≥80% (which is equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kilmer Center's student population of 71 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students71 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Kilmer Center is ranked within the top 30% 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 Kilmer Center is 0.75, 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
#475 out of 1791 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≥90%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
17%
7%
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Hispanic
27%
16%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
36%
49%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.750.68
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Graduation Rate
<50%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Kilmer Center is Marshall High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kilmer Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Freedom Hill Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vienna Kilmer Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,201 student
    0.1 miles
    8100 Wolftrap Rd
    Vienna, VA 22182
    (703) 846-8800
    0.1 7-8 1,201
  • Dunn Loring Dunn Loring E.c. Resource Center
    Grades: PK | 296 students
    0.5 miles
    2334 Gallows Rd
    Dunn Loring, VA 22027
    (703) 876-5291
    0.5 PK 296
  • Falls Church Secondary Head Start Centers Alternative School

    0.5 miles
    Leis Center, 7423 Camp Alger A
    Falls Church, VA 22042
    (703) 277-6722
    0.5 n/a n/a
  • Vienna Freedom Hill Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 603 students
    0.7 miles
    1945 Lord Fairfax Rd
    Vienna, VA 22182
    (703) 506-7800
    0.7 PK-6 603
  • Falls Church Marshall Governor's Stem Academy Vocational School

    0.7 miles
    7731 Leesburg Pike
    Falls Church, VA 22043
    (703) 714-5500
    0.7 n/a n/a

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