Tuckahoe Elementary School

6550 26th St N
Arlington, VA 22213
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Tuckahoe Elementary School serves 538 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Tuckahoe 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 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Tuckahoe Elementary School's student population of 538 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
538 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Tuckahoe Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Tuckahoe Elementary School is 0.34, 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
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State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#42 out of 1800 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
81%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 538 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 95% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 94% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34 (Btm 50%)

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