Potowmack Elementary School

46465 Esterbrook Parkway, Sterling, VA 20165 | (703) 444-7522
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 629
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  • Mailing Address: 46465 Esterbrook Pkwy, Sterling, VA 20165
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 629
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 315 (50.1%)
  • Females: 281 (44.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (4.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 55 (8.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 83 (13.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Potowmack Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black518.1%
Asian11518.3%
Hispanic8513.5%
White34554.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Potowmack Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten132.1%
Kindergarten8914.1%
1st Grade10316.4%
2nd Grade11918.9%
3rd Grade10516.7%
4th Grade9815.6%
5th Grade10216.2%
Source: VA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Potowmack Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on SOL state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Reading
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Writing

SOL - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201087.0%90.0%83.0%
200987.0%90.0%86.0%
200893.0%90.0%84.0%
 
History Test
201096.0%95.0%93.0%
200989.0%95.0%93.0%
200898.0%96.0%93.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201091.0%93.0%92.0%
200989.0%93.0%89.0%
200896.0%93.0%89.0%
 
Science Test
201094.0%94.0%91.0%
200990.0%92.0%89.0%
200889.0%92.0%88.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201085.0%93.0%88.0%
200993.0%92.0%89.0%
200891.0%92.0%88.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201084.0%92.0%88.0%
200982.0%91.0%86.0%
200887.0%91.0%84.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201092.0%93.0%90.0%
200995.0%93.0%92.0%
200892.0%93.0%89.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201088.0%92.0%90.0%
200996.0%94.0%90.0%
200891.0%93.0%88.0%
 
Science Test
201091.0%91.0%88.0%
200997.0%91.0%88.0%
200889.0%91.0%88.0%
 
Writing Test
201095.0%92.0%88.0%
200991.0%92.0%86.0%
200894.0%93.0%87.0%
 
Source: VA Department of Education 2009-2010

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