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  • Wakefield Forest Elementary
  • 4011 Iva Ln, Wakefield
  • FAIRFAX CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 546
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
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  • Canterbury Woods Elementary
  • 4910 Willet Dr, Wakefield
  • FAIRFAX CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 752
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Wakefield school information

IndexWakefieldVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores93%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio9:113:116:1
Total public schools11,59679,221
Total private schools155324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963
The Wakefield, VA educational system consists of 1 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Wakefield public schools have average test scores of 93% which is 20% higher than than the Virginia average and 90% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Wakefield public schools is 9:1, compared to 13:1 in Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 95.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 95.9% have completed high school, 67.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 11.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Wakefield

IndexWakefieldVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade95.9%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school95.9%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college88.2%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree74.3%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors67.9%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters37.2%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree11.2%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate5.1%1.7%1.3%

Wakefield, VA School Districts

Fairfax County Public Schools

There are a total of 1 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Wakefield. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Wakefield, VA schools is 93%. The average student to teacher ratio is 9:1. In Wakefield, VA, an average of 95.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Wakefield 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 Wakefield, VA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Floris, VA7,87695%93%
Great Falls, VA15,78695%93%
Wolf Trap, VA16,72295%93%
McLean, VA48,86795%92%
Mantua, VA7,49794%91%
Wakefield, VA12,69793%90%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Sylacauga, AL12,69642%15%
Centralia, IL12,69626%47%
Middle Valley, TN12,69966%33%
Weigelstown, PA12,69352%5%
Woodward, OK12,69365%31%
Wakefield, VA12,69793%90%
Source: The Wakefield, 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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