Alexandria City School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 16 public schools managed by Alexandria City School District serving 14,729 students in Alexandria, Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Virginia state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Alexandria City School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Alexandria Charles Barrett Elementary School
    1115 Martha Custis Dr
    Alexandria, VA 22302
    (703)824-6960

    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
  • Alexandria Cora Kelly Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    3600 Commonwealth Ave
    Alexandria, VA 22305
    (703)706-4420

    Grades: PK-5 | 358 students
  • Alexandria Douglas Macarthur Elementary School
    1101 Janneys Ln
    Alexandria, VA 22302
    (703)461-4190

    Grades: K-5 | 713 students
  • Alexandria Francis C. Hammond Middle School
    4646 Seminary Road
    Alexandria, VA 22304
    (703)461-4100

    Grades: 6-8 | 1406 students
  • Alexandria George Mason Elementary School
    2601 Cameron Mills Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22302
    (703)706-4470

    Grades: K-5 | 558 students
  • Alexandria George Washington Middle School
    1005 Mount Vernon Avenue
    Alexandria, VA 22301
    (703)706-4500

    Grades: 6-8 | 1294 students
  • Alexandria James K Polk Elementary School
    5000 Polk Ave
    Alexandria, VA 22304
    (703)461-4180

    Grades: K-5 | 743 students
  • Alexandria Jefferson-houston Elementary School
    1501 Cameron St
    Alexandria, VA 22314
    (703)706-4400

    Grades: PK-8 | 528 students
  • Alexandria John Adams Elementary School Magnet School
    5651 Rayburn Ave
    Alexandria, VA 22311
    (703)824-6970

    Grades: PK-5 | 1019 students
  • Alexandria Lyles-crouch Elementary School Magnet School
    530 S St Asaph St
    Alexandria, VA 22314
    (703)706-4430

    Grades: K-5 | 411 students
  • Alexandria Maury Elementary School
    600 Russell Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22301
    (703)706-4440

    Grades: K-5 | 442 students
  • Alexandria Mount Vernon Elementary School Magnet School
    2601 Commonwealth Ave
    Alexandria, VA 22305
    (703)706-4460

    Grades: PK-5 | 853 students
  • Alexandria Patrick Henry Elementary School
    4643 Taney Ave
    Alexandria, VA 22304
    (703)461-4170

    Grades: PK-5 | 643 students
  • Alexandria Samuel W Tucker Elementary School
    435 Ferdinand Day Dr
    Alexandria, VA 22304
    (703)933-6300

    Grades: K-5 | 750 students
  • Alexandria Tc Williams High School
    3330 King St
    Alexandria, VA 22302
    (703)824-6800

    Grades: 9-12 | 3631 students
  • Alexandria William Ramsay Elementary School
    5700 Sanger Ave
    Alexandria, VA 22311
    (703)824-6950

    Grades: PK-5 | 903 students

Overview

School District NameAlexandria City School District
# of Schools16
# of Students14,729
# of Teachers1,001
Student : Teacher Ratio15
# of Male Students7,388
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students7,341
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.71
# of American Indian Students39
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students689
% Asian Students
5%
# of Hispanic Students5,224
% Hispanic Students
35%
# of Black Students4,453
% Black Students
30%
# of White Students3,945
% White Students
27%
# of Hawaiian Students32
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students347
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:328
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,467
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,403
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,365
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,380
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,200
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,103
# of Students in 6th Grade:963
# of Students in 7th Grade:959
# of Students in 8th Grade:930
# of Students in 9th Grade:983
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,075
# of Students in 11th Grade:820
# of Students in 12th Grade:753
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Alexandria City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 134 school districts in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 74% has increased from 70% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alexandria City 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alexandria City 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
74%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Alexandria City School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,396 is higher than the state average of $11,628. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $16,243 is higher than the state average of $11,792. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
Total Revenue$215 MM$41 MM
This chart display total revenue of Alexandria City School District and average revenue for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$213 MM$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Alexandria City School District and average spending for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,396$11,628
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Alexandria City School District and average revenue per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$16,243$11,792
This chart display average spending per public school student in Alexandria City School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Alexandria City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.71, which is higher than the Virginia average of 0.68. The most diverse school in the district is James K Polk Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.