Providence Elementary School

3616 Jermantown Rd
Fairfax, VA 22030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Providence Elementary School serves 923 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Providence Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) 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 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Providence Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Providence Elementary School's student population of 923 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students923 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

Providence 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 Providence Elementary School is 0.71, 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
#1250 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
77%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
13%
7%
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Hispanic
39%
16%
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Black
7%
22%
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White
35%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.710.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Providence Elementary School is Fairfax High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lanier Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waples Mill Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairfax Lanier Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 975 students
    0.3 miles
    3801 Jermantown Rd
    Fairfax, VA 22030
    (703) 934-2400
    0.3 7-8 975
  • Fairfax Interagency Alternative Secondary Center Alternative School

    0.7 miles
    Willow Oaks Administrative Cen
    Fairfax, VA 22031
    (571) 423-3360
    0.7 n/a n/a
  • Fairfax Fairfax Juvenile Detention Home Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%

    1.4 miles
    10650 Page Ave.
    Fairfax, VA 22030
    (703) 246-2915
    1.4 n/a n/a
  • Oakton Waples Mill Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 919 students
    1.4 miles
    11509 Waples Mill Rd
    Oakton, VA 22124
    (703) 390-7700
    1.4 PK-6 919
  • Fairfax Fairfax Villa Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 645 students
    1.6 miles
    10900 Santa Clara Dr
    Fairfax, VA 22030
    (703) 267-2800
    1.6 PK-6 645

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