Union Mill Elementary School

13611 Springstone Dr
Clifton, VA 20124
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Union Mill Elementary School serves 959 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Union Mill Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (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 87% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Union Mill Elementary School's student population of 959 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students959 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Union Mill Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Union Mill Elementary School is 0.60, 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
#178 out of 1791 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
94%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
17%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
16%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
60%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.600.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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 Union Mill Elementary School is Centreville High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Liberty Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centre Ridge Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clifton Centreville High School Math: 83% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,602 students
    0.5 miles
    6001 Union Mill Rd
    Clifton, VA 20124
    (703) 802-5400
    0.5 9-12 2,602
  • Centreville Centre Ridge Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 808 students
    0.8 miles
    14400 New Braddock Rd
    Centreville, VA 20121
    (703) 227-2600
    0.8 PK-6 808
  • Centreville Alc At Mountain View Alternative School

    1.1 miles
    5775 Spindle Ct
    Centreville, VA 20121
    (571) 522-6840
    1.1 n/a n/a
  • Centreville Mountain View High School Alternative School
    Math: 82% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 286 students
    1.1 miles
    5775 Spindle Ct
    Centreville, VA 20121
    (703) 227-2316
    1.1 9-12 286
  • Clifton Liberty Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,052 student
    1.2 miles
    6801 Union Mill Rd.
    Clifton, VA 20124
    (703) 988-8100
    1.2 7-8 1,052

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