Leesylvania Elementary School

  • Leesylvania Elementary School serves 797 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is equal to the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Leesylvania Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Leesylvania Elementary School's student population of 797 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students797 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leesylvania Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leesylvania Elementary School is 0.74, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1082 out of 1801 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Leesylvania 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)
79%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Leesylvania 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 Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
25%
16%
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Black
40%
22%
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White
19%
49%
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Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Leesylvania Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.740.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leesylvania Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince William County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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The Leesylvania Elementary School special education staff is top-notch! My daughter assist to Leesylvania for the past 3 years, she has cerebral palsy from birth. Mr. Dols is one of the most professional and best human beings I have ever known. His knowledge, personal involvement, and love for the students are just amazing. My daughter loves to go to school and she had learned so many things from them.
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