Cora Kelly Magnet Elem School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3600 Commonwealth Ave
Alexandria, VA 22305
Phone
(703) 706-4420
District
ALEXANDRIA CITY PBLC SCHS
County
ALEXANDRIA CITY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
352
Classroom Teachers
21

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Virginia

2

(10 is best)

Better than 12.4% of VA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Cora Kelly Magnet Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
59%
76%
44%
71%
74%
82%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

100 80 60 40 20 0
65%
79%
52%
76%
77%
83%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
75%
80%
67%
78%
82%
82%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
17
19
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 14 4.0%
Kindergarten 51 14.5%
Grade 1 61 17.3%
Grade 2 54 15.3%
Grade 3 53 15.1%
Grade 4 54 15.3%
Grade 5 65 18.5%
Total 352 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 13.5% 29.1% 50.5%
Black 15.8% 26.6% 23.2%
Hispanic 69.0% 38.6% 18.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 5.4% 7.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 84.1% 55.8% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 84.1% 47.4% 39.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 8.4% 4.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 157,613 8,535,519
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 10,221.3 213
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 12.3% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 45.0% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.4% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 11.3% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 70,598 3,151,045
Single Parent Households With Children 6.7% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.0% 89.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 63.1% 38.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 31.2% 19.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.2% 17.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.5% 13.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.8% 16.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.0% 14.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.2% 10.8%
$15,000 or less 5.1% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,940 $156,154,000 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,090 $17,123,000 6.0%
Staff $1,979 $31,089,000 10.8%
General Administration $356 $5,591,000 2.0%
School Administration $942 $14,802,000 5.2%
Operation $1,362 $21,395,000 7.5%
Transportation $661 $10,389,000 3.6%
Other $682 $10,709,000 3.7%
Total Support $7,072 $111,098,000 38.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,228 $19,286,000 6.7%
Total Expenditures $18,239 $286,538,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,423 $9,627,379,000 54.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $626 $812,023,000 4.6%
Staff $817 $1,060,290,000 6.0%
General Administration $197 $254,877,000 1.5%
School Administration $712 $923,041,000 5.3%
Operation $1,086 $1,408,293,000 8.0%
Transportation $637 $825,767,000 4.7%
Other $201 $260,781,000 1.5%
Total Support $4,275 $5,545,072,000 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,830 $2,373,560,000 13.5%
Total Expenditures $13,528 $17,546,011,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%