Parklawn Elementary School

  • Parklawn Elementary School serves 718 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Parklawn Elementary School's student population of 718 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students718 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Parklawn Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Parklawn Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Parklawn Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Parklawn Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#1695 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Parklawn 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)
67%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Parklawn 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 Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Parklawn Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Parklawn Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
41%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Parklawn Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
29%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Parklawn Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
18%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Parklawn Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Parklawn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parklawn Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.710.43
This chart display the diversity score of Parklawn Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Parklawn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parklawn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFAIRFAX CO PBLC SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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