Alexandria City PBLC Schs School District

1340 Braddock Place
Alexandria, VA 22314
(District boundaries shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Alexandria City PBLC Schs School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Virginia for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 14 public preschools serving 8,070 students in Alexandria City PBLC Schs School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Virginia.
Public Preschools in Alexandria City PBLC Schs School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Virginia public pre school average of 56%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 67% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Virginia public preschool average of 55% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (VA)
# Schools
19 Schools
1,077 Schools
# Students
15,674 Students
527,844 Students
# Teachers
1,025 Teachers
36,224 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Alexandria City PBLC Schs School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 135 school districts in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 74% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (VA)
#103 out of 135 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Alexandria City PBLC Schs  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
40%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alexandria City PBLC Schs  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of VA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
(20-21)
58%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alexandria City PBLC Schs  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of VA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
(20-21)
44%
59%
80%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Alexandria City PBLC Schs  School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.72
0.71
# American Indian Students
21 Students
1,432 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
867 Students
42,323 Students
% Asian Students
6%
8%
# Hispanic Students
5,963 Students
100,375 Students
% Hispanic Students
38%
19%
# Black Students
4,077 Students
106,733 Students
% Black Students
26%
20%
# White Students
4,171 Students
238,626 Students
% White Students
27%
46%
# Hawaiian Students
42 Students
792 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
533 Students
36,723 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
7%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
439
30,795
# Students in K Grade:
1,337
80,129
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,283
79,978
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,269
81,478
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,289
78,248
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,198
78,039
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,181
75,378
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,108
13,821
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,078
1,892
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,090
786
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,345
1,844
# Students in 10th Grade:
941
1,780
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,033
1,784
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,083
1,892
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $21,155 is higher than the state median of $15,672. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,658 is higher than the state median of $15,424. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (VA)
Total Revenue
$332 MM
$19,496 MM
This chart display total revenue of Alexandria City PBLC Schs  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$324 MM
$19,187 MM
This chart display total spending of Alexandria City PBLC Schs  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$21,155
$15,672
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Alexandria City PBLC Schs  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$20,658
$15,424
This chart display average spending per public school student in Alexandria City PBLC Schs  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Alexandria City PBLC Schs School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lyles-crouch Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
530 S St Asaph St
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 706-4430
Grades: PK-5
| 393 students
Rank: #22.
George Mason Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2601 Cameron Mills Rd
Alexandria, VA 22302
(703) 706-4470
Grades: PK-5
| 345 students
Rank: #33.
Douglas Macarthur Elementary School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1101 Janneys Ln
Alexandria, VA 22302
(703) 461-4190
Grades: PK-5
| 562 students
Rank: #44.
Charles Barrett Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1115 Martha Custis Dr
Alexandria, VA 22302
(703) 824-6960
Grades: PK-5
| 547 students
Rank: #55.
Samuel W Tucker Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
435 Ferdinand Day Dr
Alexandria, VA 22304
(703) 933-6300
Grades: PK-5
| 729 students
Rank: #66.
Patrick Henry K-8
(Math: 37% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4643 Taney Ave
Alexandria, VA 22304
(703) 461-4170
Grades: PK-8
| 896 students
Rank: #77.
John Adams Elementary School
Magnet School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5651 Rayburn Ave
Alexandria, VA 22311
(703) 824-6970
Grades: PK-5
| 691 students
Rank: #88.
Mount Vernon Elementary School
Magnet School
(Math: 34% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2601 Commonwealth Ave
Alexandria, VA 22305
(703) 706-4460
Grades: PK-5
| 885 students
Rank: #99.
James K Polk Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5000 Polk Ave
Alexandria, VA 22304
(703) 461-4180
Grades: PK-5
| 755 students
Rank: #1010.
Jefferson-houston Pk-8
(Math: 23% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1501 Cameron St
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 706-4400
Grades: PK-8
| 641 students
Rank: #1111.
Cora Kelly
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3600 Commonwealth Ave
Alexandria, VA 22305
(703) 706-4420
Grades: PK-5
| 278 students
Rank: #1212.
Ferdinand T. Day Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1701 N Beauregard Street
Alexandria, VA 22311
(703) 619-8125
Grades: PK-5
| 571 students
Rank: #1313.
William Ramsay Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5700 Sanger Ave
Alexandria, VA 22311
(703) 824-6950
Grades: PK-5
| 598 students
Rank: n/an/a
5651 Rayburn Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22311
(703) 824-6970
Grades: PK
| 179 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 19 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 15,674 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • : 80% (Btm 50% in VA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • : 58% (Btm 50%)
  • : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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