Lowes Island Elementary School

  • Lowes Island Elementary School serves 697 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Lowes Island Elementary School operates within the Loudoun County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 697 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 697 students
Lowes Island Elementary School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % Lowes Island Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Lowes Island Elementary School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Lowes Island Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Lowes Island Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Asian
17%
6%
Lowes Island Elementary School Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
9%
14%
Lowes Island Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
4%
23%
Lowes Island Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
64%
51%
Lowes Island Elementary School White Students (1999-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lowes Island Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Lowes Island Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Lowes Island Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.42
Lowes Island Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
34%
Lowes Island Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
6%
Lowes Island Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Loudoun County School District's student population of 71,627 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,403 is higher than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,909 is higher than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Loudoun County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
85
4
Number of Students Managed 71,627 3,627
Loudoun County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,019 MM $41 MM
Loudoun County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,055 MM $40 MM
Loudoun County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,403 $11,380
Loudoun County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,909 $11,077
Loudoun County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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