9100 Cherrytree Dr
Alexandria, VA 22309
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Mill Elementary School serves 552 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Washington Mill Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Washington Mill Elementary School's student population of 552 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
552 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Mill Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Washington Mill Elementary School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1481 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
8%
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Hispanic
40%
18%
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Black
24%
22%
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White
23%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.73
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 552 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.73

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