West Springfield Elementary School

6802 Deland Dr
Springfield, VA 22152
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
West Springfield Elementary School serves 533 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
West Springfield Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (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 93% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

West Springfield Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

West Springfield Elementary School's student population of 533 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students533 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

West Springfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of West Springfield Elementary School is 0.60, 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
#103 out of 1791 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
89%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
16%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
61%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.600.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfax County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Springfield Elementary School is West Springfield High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Irving Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rolling Valley Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield Rolling Valley Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 590 students
    0.7 miles
    6703 Barnack Dr
    Springfield, VA 22152
    (703) 923-2700
    0.7 PK-6 590
  • Springfield Irving Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,136 student
    0.8 miles
    8100 Old Keene Mill Rd
    Springfield, VA 22152
    (703) 912-4500
    0.8 7-8 1,136
  • Springfield Keene Mill Elementary School Math: 97% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-6 | 774 students
    0.8 miles
    6310 Bardu Ave
    Springfield, VA 22152
    (703) 644-4700
    0.8 PK-6 774
  • Springfield Hunt Valley Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 692 students
    1.5 miles
    7107 Sydenstricker Rd
    Springfield, VA 22152
    (703) 913-8800
    1.5 PK-6 692
  • Springfield Garfield Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 366 students
    1.6 miles
    7101 Old Keene Mill Rd
    Springfield, VA 22150
    (703) 923-2900
    1.6 PK-6 366

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