Fauquier County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 20 public schools serving 11,140 students in Fauquier County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
Public Schools in Fauquier County School District have an average math proficiency score of 79% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 77% (versus the 78% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Fauquier County School District are P.b. Smith Elementary School, C. Hunter Ritchie Elementary School and Auburn Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Fauquier County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Fauquier County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Virginia for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Fauquier County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (VA)
# Schools
20 Schools
2,121 Schools
# Students
11,140 Students
1,290,608 Students
# Teachers
854 Teachers
85,953 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Fauquier County 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 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (VA)
Overall District Rank
#75 out of 135 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Fauquier County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
82%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fauquier County   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fauquier County   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fauquier County   School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.49
0.68
# American Indian Students
21 Students
3,484 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
194 Students
90,285 Students
% Asian Students
2%
7%
# Hispanic Students
1,754 Students
202,972 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
16%
# Black Students
870 Students
288,916 Students
% Black Students
8%
22%
# White Students
7,731 Students
631,420 Students
% White Students
69%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
15 Students
2,044 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
555 Students
71,487 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
123
33,581
# Students in K Grade:
748
90,873
# Students in 1st Grade:
756
94,190
# Students in 2nd Grade:
739
94,056
# Students in 3rd Grade:
738
96,830
# Students in 4th Grade:
828
99,179
# Students in 5th Grade:
811
99,433
# Students in 6th Grade:
864
97,617
# Students in 7th Grade:
832
96,633
# Students in 8th Grade:
900
96,881
# Students in 9th Grade:
923
103,902
# Students in 10th Grade:
969
99,508
# Students in 11th Grade:
924
94,828
# Students in 12th Grade:
985
93,097
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,039 is higher than the state median of $12,340. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,290 is higher than the state median of $12,303. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (VA)
Total Revenue
$145 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fauquier County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$148 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total spending of Fauquier County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,039
$12,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fauquier County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,290
$12,303
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fauquier County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Fauquier County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
P.b. Smith Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6176 Dumfries Rd
Warrenton, VA 20187
(540) 347-6150
Grades: PK-5
| 340 students
Rank: #22.
C. Hunter Ritchie Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4416 Broad Run Church Rd
Warrenton, VA 20187
(540) 422-7650
Grades: PK-5
| 476 students
Rank: #33.
Auburn Middle School
Math: 91% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7270 Riley Rd.
Warrenton, VA 20187
(540) 428-3750
Grades: 6-8
| 544 students
Rank: #44.
Greenville Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Academic Avenue
Nokesville, VA 20181
(540) 422-7570
Grades: PK-5
| 534 students
Rank: #55.
C.m. Bradley Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
674 Hastings Ln
Warrenton, VA 20186
(540) 422-7510
Grades: PK-5
| 435 students
Rank: #66.
Fauquier High School
Math: 80% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
705 Waterloo Rd
Warrenton, VA 20186
(540) 347-6100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,318 students
Rank: #77.
Kettle Run High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7403 Academic Avenue
Nokesville, VA 20181
(540) 422-7330
Grades: 9-12
| 1,212 students
Rank: #88.
Grace Miller Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6248 Catlett Rd
Bealeton, VA 22712
(540) 422-7590
Grades: PK-5
| 484 students
Rank: #99.
Warrenton Middle School
Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
244 Waterloo St
Warrenton, VA 20186
(540) 347-6160
Grades: 6-8
| 439 students
Rank: #1010.
Marshall Middle School
Math: 83% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
4048 Zulla Road
Marshall, VA 20115
(540) 422-7470
Grades: 6-8
| 469 students
Rank: #1111.
Claude Thompson Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3284 Rectortown Rd
Marshall, VA 20115
(540) 422-7690
Grades: PK-5
| 273 students
Rank: #1212.
W.c. Taylor Middle School
Math: 81% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
350 E Shirley Ave
Warrenton, VA 20186
(540) 347-6140
Grades: 6-8
| 492 students
Rank: #1313.
Mary Walter Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
4529 Morrisville Road
Bealeton, VA 22712
(540) 439-3279
Grades: PK-5
| 441 students
Rank: #1414.
Liberty High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6300 Independence Ave
Bealeton, VA 22712
(540) 422-7360
Grades: 9-12
| 1,271 students
Rank: #1515.
James G. Brumfield Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
550 Alwington Blvd
Warrenton, VA 20186
(540) 347-6180
Grades: PK-5
| 514 students
Rank: #1616.
Cedar Lee Middle School
Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
11138 Marsh Road
Bealeton, VA 22712
(540) 439-3207
Grades: 6-8
| 652 students
Rank: #1717.
H.m. Pearson Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
9347 Bastable Mill Rd
Catlett, VA 20119
(540) 788-9071
Grades: PK-5
| 389 students
Rank: #1818.
Margaret M. Pierce Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
12074 James Madison St
Remington, VA 22734
(540) 422-7630
Grades: PK-5
| 519 students
Rank: #1919.
W.g. Coleman Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4096 Zulla Road
Marshall, VA 20116
(540) 364-1515
Grades: PK-5
| 338 students
Alternative Education Center
Alternative School
4484 Catlett Road
Midland, VA 22728
(540) 422-7390
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 11,140 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 30% in VA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49

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