Lorton Station Elementary School

  • Lorton Station Elementary School serves 915 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • 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 76% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lorton Station 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 2017-18 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 and Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lorton Station Elementary School's student population of 915 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students915 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lorton Station Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Lorton Station Elementary School 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#1223 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
72%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
17%
7%
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Hispanic
22%
16%
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Black
37%
22%
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White
19%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
6%
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Diversity Score0.750.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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

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