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 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • 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 OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students697 students
Lowes Island Elementary School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Lowes Island Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Lowes Island Elementary School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by GradeLowes Island Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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%
52%
Lowes Island Elementary School White Students (1999-2015)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Lowes Island Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsLowes Island Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
0.550.66
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 (1999-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Loudoun County School District's student population of 69,635 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,029 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,858 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District NameLoudoun County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
83
4
Number of Students Managed69,6353,627
Loudoun County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$889 MM$42 MM
Loudoun County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$809 MM$42 MM
Loudoun County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,029$10,576
Loudoun County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,858$10,658
Loudoun County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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