Falls Church City Public Schools School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 5 public schools in Falls Church City Public Schools School District, serving 2,677 students.
  • Public school in Falls Church City Public School School District have an average math proficiency score of 82% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 92% (versus the 80% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 5% of public schools in Virginia.
  • The top ranked public schools in Falls Church City Public Schools School District are George Mason High School, Thomas Jefferson Elementary School and Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameFalls Church City Public Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.fccps.org
School District Phone Number(703)248-5601
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
# of Schools5 Schools2,123 Schools
# of Students2,677 Students1,290,812 Students
# of Teachers187 Teachers85,977 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

  • Falls Church City Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 135 school districts in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Falls Church City Public Schools  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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Falls Church City Public Schools  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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Falls Church City Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.560.68
# of American Indian Students4 Students3,485 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students194 Students90,286 Students
% Asian Students
7%
7%
# of Hispanic Students371 Students202,983 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
16%
# of Black Students93 Students288,923 Students
% Black Students
4%
22%
# of White Students1,720 Students631,601 Students
% White Students
64%
49%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student2,044 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students294 Students71,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
11%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:6933,597
# of Students in Kindergarten:17190,897
# of Students in 1st Grade:18694,212
# of Students in 2nd Grade:19294,065
# of Students in 3rd Grade:18296,843
# of Students in 4th Grade:23899,187
# of Students in 5th Grade:21299,445
# of Students in 6th Grade:20097,617
# of Students in 7th Grade:18696,633
# of Students in 8th Grade:21596,881
# of Students in 9th Grade:212103,925
# of Students in 10th Grade:19999,531
# of Students in 11th Grade:21194,858
# of Students in 12th Grade:20493,121
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $17,583 is higher than the state average of $11,100. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,931 is higher than the state average of $11,256. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
Total Revenue$40 MM$41 MM
This chart display total revenue of Falls Church City Public Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$41 MM$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Falls Church City Public Schools  School District and average spending for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,583$11,100
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Falls Church City Public Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$17,931$11,256
This chart display average spending per public school student in Falls Church City Public Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Falls Church City Public Schools School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • George Mason High School Math: 87% | Reading: 95%
    Rank: Top 10%
    7124 Leesburg Pike
    Falls Church, VA 22043
    (703)248-5500

    Grades: 9-12 | 826 students
  • Jessie Thackrey Preschool
    201 N. Cherry Street
    Falls Church, VA 22046
    (703)248-5631

    Grades: PK | 69 students
  • Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 91%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7130 Leesburg Pike
    Falls Church, VA 22043
    (703)720-5700

    Grades: 6-8 | 601 students
  • Mount Daniel School
    2328 N Oak St
    Falls Church, VA 22046
    (703)248-5640

    Grades: K-1 | 357 students
  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 93%
    Rank: Top 10%
    601 S Oak St
    Falls Church, VA 22046
    (703)248-5660

    Grades: 2-5 | 824 students
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