Weems Elementary School

  • Weems Elementary School serves 715 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Weems Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Weems Elementary School's student population of 715 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students715 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Weems Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Weems Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank#969 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
81%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
72%
15%
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Black
8%
23%
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White
13%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.460.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManassas City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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