Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District

Gatehouse Adm Ctr, 8115 Gatehouse Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Fairfax Co 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 222 public schools serving 178,479 students in Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Virginia.
Public Schools in Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Virginia public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 70% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (VA)
# Schools
222 Schools
2,132 Schools
# Students
178,479 Students
1,243,958 Students
# Teachers
13,204 Teachers
86,939 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 92% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (VA)
#30 out of 135 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Fairfax Co PBLC Schs  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
61%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fairfax Co 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.
73%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fairfax Co 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.
92%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fairfax Co PBLC Schs  School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.75
0.71
# American Indian Students
465 Students
3,199 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
34,467 Students
92,346 Students
% Asian Students
19%
7%
# Hispanic Students
48,990 Students
224,629 Students
% Hispanic Students
28%
18%
# Black Students
17,633 Students
271,248 Students
% Black Students
10%
22%
# White Students
65,837 Students
569,390 Students
% White Students
37%
46%
# Hawaiian Students
224 Students
2,018 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
10,863 Students
80,288 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
7%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
3,889
30,959
# Students in K Grade:
12,042
86,540
# Students in 1st Grade:
11,900
86,730
# Students in 2nd Grade:
12,624
89,056
# Students in 3rd Grade:
12,756
89,616
# Students in 4th Grade:
12,650
90,251
# Students in 5th Grade:
13,124
90,242
# Students in 6th Grade:
13,005
92,111
# Students in 7th Grade:
13,359
94,860
# Students in 8th Grade:
14,196
98,467
# Students in 9th Grade:
14,865
109,131
# Students in 10th Grade:
14,522
98,006
# Students in 11th Grade:
14,711
93,794
# Students in 12th Grade:
14,836
94,195
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,426 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 $18,414 is higher than the state median of $15,424. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (VA)
Total Revenue
$3,289 MM
$19,496 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fairfax Co 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
$3,287 MM
$19,187 MM
This chart display total spending of Fairfax Co 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
$18,426
$15,672
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fairfax Co 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
$18,414
$15,424
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fairfax Co 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 Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Poplar Tree Elementary School
(Math: 92% | Reading: 95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
13440 Melville Ln
Chantilly, VA 20151
(703) 633-7400
Grades: PK-6
| 648 students
Rank: #22.
Wolftrap Elementary School
(Math: 90% | Reading: 96%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1903 Beulah Rd
Vienna, VA 22182
(703) 319-7300
Grades: PK-6
| 545 students
Rank: #33.
Haycock Elementary School
(Math: 91% | Reading: 95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
6616 Haycock Rd
Falls Church, VA 22043
(703) 531-4000
Grades: PK-6
| 890 students
Rank: #44.
Kent Gardens Elementary School
Magnet School
(Math: 90% | Reading: 94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1717 Melbourne Dr
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 394-5600
Grades: PK-6
| 1,024 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Colvin Run Elementary School
(Math: 89% | Reading: 94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1400 Trap Rd.
Vienna, VA 22182
(703) 757-3000
Grades: PK-6
| 771 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Sangster Elementary School
(Math: 89% | Reading: 94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7420 Reservation Dr
Springfield, VA 22153
(703) 644-8200
Grades: PK-6
| 883 students
Rank: #77.
Westbriar Elementary School
(Math: 89% | Reading: 93%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1741 Pine Valley Dr
Vienna, VA 22182
(703) 937-1700
Grades: PK-6
| 786 students
Rank: #88.
Longfellow Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 87% | Reading: 93%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2000 Westmoreland St
Falls Church, VA 22043
(703) 533-2600
Grades: 7-8
| 1,267 students
Rank: #99.
Navy Elementary School
(Math: 88% | Reading: 92%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3500 W Ox Rd
Fairfax, VA 22033
(703) 262-7100
Grades: PK-6
| 911 students
Rank: #1010.
Louise Archer Elementary School
(Math: 86% | Reading: 93%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
324 Nutley St Nw
Vienna, VA 22180
(703) 937-6200
Grades: PK-6
| 510 students
Rank: #1111.
Cooper Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 84% | Reading: 94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
977 Balls Hill Rd
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 442-5800
Grades: 7-8
| 1,001 students
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Carson Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 85% | Reading: 92%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
13618 Mclearen Rd
Herndon, VA 20171
(703) 925-3600
Grades: 7-8
| 1,446 students
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Chesterbrook Elementary School
(Math: 88% | Reading: 91%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1753 Kirby Rd
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 714-8200
Grades: PK-6
| 577 students
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Rocky Run Middle School
(Math: 85% | Reading: 92%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4400 Stringfellow Rd
Chantilly, VA 20151
(703) 802-7700
Grades: 7-8
| 1,015 students
Rank: #1515.
Oak Hill Elementary School
(Math: 88% | Reading: 90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3210 Kinross Circle
Herndon, VA 20171
(703) 467-3500
Grades: PK-6
| 683 students
Rank: #1616.
Keene Mill Elementary School
(Math: 87% | Reading: 90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6310 Bardu Ave
Springfield, VA 22152
(703) 644-4700
Grades: PK-6
| 753 students
Rank: #1717.
Spring Hill Elementary School
(Math: 86% | Reading: 91%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8201 Lewinsville Rd
Mc Lean, VA 22102
(703) 506-3400
Grades: PK-6
| 835 students
Rank: #1818.
Churchill Road Elementary School
(Math: 85% | Reading: 91%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7100 Churchill Rd
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 288-8400
Grades: PK-6
| 619 students
Rank: #1919.
Cherry Run Elementary School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9732 Ironmaster Dr
Burke, VA 22015
(703) 923-2800
Grades: PK-6
| 427 students
Rank: #2020.
Clermont Elementary School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 93%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5720 Clermont Dr
Alexandria, VA 22310
(703) 921-2400
Grades: PK-6
| 540 students
Rank: #2121.
Canterbury Woods Elementary School
(Math: 82% | Reading: 91%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4910 Willet Dr
Annandale, VA 22003
(703) 764-5600
Grades: PK-6
| 782 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Mosaic Woods Elementary School
(Math: 83% | Reading: 89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9819 Five Oaks Rd
Fairfax, VA 22031
(703) 937-1600
Grades: PK-6
| 897 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Silverbrook Elementary School
(Math: 83% | Reading: 89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9350 Crosspointe Dr
Fairfax Station, VA 22039
(703) 690-5100
Grades: PK-6
| 788 students
Rank: #2424.
Greenbriar West Elementary School
(Math: 84% | Reading: 88%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
13300 Poplar Tree Rd
Fairfax, VA 22033
(703) 633-6700
Grades: PK-6
| 634 students
Rank: #2525.
Frost Middle School
(Math: 79% | Reading: 91%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4101 Pickett Rd
Fairfax, VA 22032
(703) 426-5700
Grades: 7-8
| 1,212 students
Rank: #2626.
Floris Elementary School
(Math: 83% | Reading: 87%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2708 Centreville Rd
Herndon, VA 20171
(703) 561-2900
Grades: PK-6
| 710 students
Rank: #27 - 2927. - 29.
Great Falls Elementary School
Magnet School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
701 Walker Rd
Great Falls, VA 22066
(703) 757-2100
Grades: PK-6
| 525 students
Rank: #27 - 2927. - 29.
Lake Braddock Secondary
Magnet School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9200 Burke Lake Rd
Burke, VA 22015
(703) 426-1000
Grades: 7-12
| 4,368 students
Rank: #27 - 2927. - 29.
Willow Springs Elementary School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5400 Willow Springs School Rd
Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 679-6000
Grades: PK-6
| 912 students
Rank: #3030.
Sherman Elementary School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6633 Brawner St
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 506-7900
Grades: PK-6
| 350 students
Rank: #3131.
Forestville Elementary School
(Math: 80% | Reading: 89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1085 Utterback Store Rd
Great Falls, VA 22066
(703) 404-6000
Grades: PK-6
| 561 students
Rank: #3232.
Centreville High School
(Math: 78% | Reading: 90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6001 Union Mill Rd
Clifton, VA 20124
(703) 802-5400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,588 students
Rank: #3333.
Waynewood Elementary School
(Math: 77% | Reading: 90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1205 Waynewood Blvd
Alexandria, VA 22308
(703) 704-7100
Grades: PK-6
| 662 students
Rank: #3434.
Wakefield Forest Elementary School
(Math: 77% | Reading: 88%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4011 Iva Ln
Fairfax, VA 22032
(703) 503-2300
Grades: PK-6
| 659 students
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Oak View Elementary School
(Math: 78% | Reading: 87%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5004 Sideburn Rd
Fairfax, VA 22032
(703) 764-7100
Grades: PK-6
| 780 students
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Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District?
Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District manages 222 public schools serving 178,479 students.
What is the rank of Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District?
Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District is ranked #28 out of 135 school districts in Virginia (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Virginia school districts for: Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District?
37% of Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District students are White, 28% of students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Asian, 10% of students are Black, and 6% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District?
Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District has a student/teacher ratio of 14:1, which is equal to the Virginia state average of 14:1.
What is Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $18,414 is higher than the state median of $15,424. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 222 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 178,479 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • : 92% (Top 30% in VA)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 61% (Top 30%)
  • : 73% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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