Laurel Hill Elementary School

8390 Laurel Crest Dr.
Lorton, VA 22079
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Laurel Hill Elementary School serves 914 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Laurel Hill Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (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 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Laurel Hill Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Laurel Hill Elementary School's student population of 914 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students914 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Laurel Hill Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Laurel Hill Elementary School is 0.76, 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
#746 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
81%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
27%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
16%
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Black
29%
22%
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White
27%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.760.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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 Laurel Hill Elementary School is South County High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South County Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lorton Station Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lorton South County High School Math: 86% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,241 students
    0.4 miles
    8501 Silverbrook Road
    Lorton, VA 22079
    (703) 446-1600
    0.4 9-12 2,241
  • Lorton South County Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,072 student
    0.6 miles
    8700 Laurel Crest Dr.
    Lorton, VA 22079
    (703) 690-5500
    0.6 7-8 1,072
  • Lorton Lorton Station Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 915 students
    1.3 miles
    9298 Lewis Chapel Rd.
    Lorton, VA 22079
    (571) 642-6000
    1.3 PK-6 915
  • Fairfax Station Halley Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 667 students
    1.4 miles
    8850 Cross Chase Circle
    Fairfax Station, VA 22039
    (703) 551-5700
    1.4 PK-6 667
  • Springfield Newington Forest Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 515 students
    1.6 miles
    8001 Newington Forest Ave
    Springfield, VA 22153
    (703) 923-2600
    1.6 PK-6 515

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