2737 West St
Falls Church, VA 22046
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Timber Lane Elementary School serves 594 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Timber Lane Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Timber Lane Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Timber Lane Elementary School's student population of 594 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
594 students
This chart display total students of Timber Lane Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Timber Lane Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Timber Lane Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Timber Lane Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Timber Lane Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Timber Lane Elementary School is 0.65, 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
#1528 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Timber Lane Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Timber Lane 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Timber Lane 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Timber Lane Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
17%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Timber Lane Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
53%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Timber Lane Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Timber Lane Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
21%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Timber Lane Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Timber Lane Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Timber Lane Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.65
This chart display the diversity score of Timber Lane Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Timber Lane Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Timber Lane Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Timber Lane Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Technology in Public Schools
Technology in Public Schools
Learn how technology is being implemented and funded in public schools.
Gender Identity Becomes Controversial Issue in Boston Public Schools
Gender Identity Becomes Controversial Issue in Boston Public Schools
We report on a new policy in Massachusetts that impacts one of the largest school districts in the country, as well as the rest of the state. The gender identity policy strives to ensure all students are treated equally, but it is not without plenty of concern by opponents.
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 594 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Top 30%)

Related School Videos

Quick Links