Sangster Elementary School
Sangster Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Sangster Elementary School's student population of 968 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-6|
|Total Students||968 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||55 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Sangster Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Sangster Elementary School is 0.57, which is less 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 Data||This School||State Level (VA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#46 out of 1791 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||18:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Fairfax County School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Sangster Elementary School is South County High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South County Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cherry Run Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Burke Cherry Run Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 427 students
9732 Ironmaster Dr
Burke, VA 22015
(703) 923-2800 1.1 PK-6 427
- Springfield Orange Hunt Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 942 students
6820 Sydenstricker Rd
Springfield, VA 22152
(703) 913-6800 1.2 PK-6 942
- Springfield Hunt Valley Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 692 students
7107 Sydenstricker Rd
Springfield, VA 22152
(703) 913-8800 1.5 PK-6 692
- Springfield Newington Forest Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 515 students
8001 Newington Forest Ave
Springfield, VA 22153
(703) 923-2600 1.9 PK-6 515
- Fairfax Station Silverbrook Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 832 students
9350 Crosspointe Dr
Fairfax Station, VA 22039
(703) 690-5100 1.9 PK-6 832
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