Taylor Elementary School

2600 N Stuart St
Arlington, VA 22207
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Taylor Elementary School serves 674 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Taylor Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (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 92% (which is higher 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 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Taylor Elementary School's student population of 674 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students674 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Taylor 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 Taylor Elementary School is 0.40, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#69 out of 1791 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
93%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
77%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.400.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArlington County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Taylor Elementary School is Washington-lee High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Williamsburg Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glebe Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Arlington Hb Woodlawn Secondary Program Alternative School
    Magnet School

    0.4 miles
    4100 Vacation Lane
    Arlington, VA 22207
    (703) 228-6363
    0.4 n/a n/a
  • Arlington Stratford Program Special Education School

    0.4 miles
    4102 N. Vacation Ln.
    Arlington, VA 22207
    (703) 228-6440
    0.4 n/a n/a
  • Arlington Glebe Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 625 students
    1.0 miles
    1770 N. Glebe Road
    Arlington, VA 22207
    (703) 228-6280
    1 PK-5 625
  • Arlington Langston High Continuation Program Alternative School

    1.0 miles
    2121 N Culpeper St
    Arlington, VA 22207
    (703) 228-5295
    1 n/a n/a
  • Arlington Arlington Science Focus School Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 681 students
    1.2 miles
    1501 N. Lincoln Street
    Arlington, VA 22201
    (703) 228-7670
    1.2 PK-5 681

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