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  • Forestville Elementary
  • 1085 Utterback Store Rd, Great Falls
  • FAIRFAX CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 591
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
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  • Great Falls Elementary
  • 701 Walker Rd, Great Falls
  • FAIRFAX CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 552
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
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Great Falls school information

IndexGreat FallsVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores95%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:113:116:1
Total public schools21,59679,221
Total private schools155324,874
Total post-secondary schools11997,963
The Great Falls, VA educational system consists of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Great Falls public schools have average test scores of 95% which is 22% higher than than the Virginia average and 93% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Great Falls public schools is 17:1, compared to 13:1 in Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 98.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 98.5% have completed high school, 81.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 19.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Great Falls

IndexGreat FallsVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade98.7%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school98.5%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college92.9%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree85.4%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors81.9%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters45.2%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree19.4%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate7.1%1.7%1.3%

Great Falls, VA School Districts

Fairfax County Public Schools

There are a total of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Great Falls. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Great Falls, VA schools is 95%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Great Falls, VA, an average of 98.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 98.5% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Great Falls schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Great Falls, VA schools.

Source: The Great Falls, VA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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