PROFICIENCY 77% 1% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
71%ALEXANDRIA CITY PBLC SCHS
81%Alexandria
78%Virginia

Douglas Macarthur Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "ALEXANDRIA CITY PBLC SCHS" in Alexandria, VA. There are a total of 709 students and 42 teachers at Douglas Macarthur Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 195 free lunch students and 29 reduced lunch students.

Douglas Macarthur Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 77.0%, which is 1% lower than the Virginia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students709
Teachers42.4
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch195
Reduced lunch29

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Douglas Macarthur Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All78%
375-79%
475-79%
570-74%
6>= 90%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All76%
375-79%
470-74%
580-84%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Douglas Macarthur Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
Caucasian 52.3% 27.9% 52.2% 51.1%
African American 19.2% 31.2% 23.2% 15.9%
Asian 4.0% 4.4% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 21.3% 33.3% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.5% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.4% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.7% 2.2% 4.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Tc Williams High71%0.6Alexandria, VA
Maury Elementary82%0.9Alexandria, VA
George Mason Elementary73%1.0Alexandria, VA
Cameron Elementary61%1.2Rose Hill, VA
George Washington Middle School74%1.5Alexandria, VA
Mount Vernon Elementary64%1.5Alexandria, VA
Jefferson-houston Elementary55%1.5Alexandria, VA
Patrick Henry Elementary68%1.6Alexandria, VA
Francis C. Hammond Middle School57%1.7Alexandria, VA
Abingdon Elementary78%1.8Arlington, VA
Charles Barrett Elementary88%1.9Alexandria, VA
James K Polk Elementary68%1.9Alexandria, VA

Alexandria demographics profile

StatisticAlexandriaVirginiaNational
Population151,4738,310,301318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)10,14319191
Median age36.237.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%57%55%
Speak English67%84%79%
Speak Spanish14%7%13%

Education level achieved in Alexandria

IndexAlexandriaVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade90.5%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school90.0%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college79.5%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree66.1%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors62.1%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters32.7%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree10.8%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.5%1.7%1.3%
Source: The Douglas Macarthur Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.