Thoreau Middle School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2505 Cedar Ln
Vienna, VA 22180
Phone
(703) 846-8000
District
FAIRFAX CO PBLC SCHS
County
FAIRFAX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1210
Classroom Teachers
83

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Virginia

8

(10 is best)

Better than 78.8% of VA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Thoreau Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

100 80 60 40 20 0
86%
78%
89%
79%
83%
76%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

100 80 60 40 20 0
88%
75%
85%
76%
90%
74%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
14
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 658 54.4%
Grade 8 552 45.6%
Total 1210 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.7% 40.7% 51.3%
Black 4.3% 10.6% 23.5%
Hispanic 15.8% 27.4% 17.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 17.2% 20.8% 7.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 13.3% 29.4% 44.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.8% 24.5% 39.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.5% 4.9% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 1,143,529 8,535,519
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,816.2 213
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.5% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.1% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.3% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 12.6% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 394,447 3,151,045
Single Parent Households With Children 7.4% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.1% 89.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 61.1% 38.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 38.6% 19.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.2% 17.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.0% 13.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.5% 16.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.7% 14.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.9% 10.8%
$15,000 or less 4.2% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,032 $1,693,003,240 55.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $854 $160,078,030 5.3%
Staff $995 $186,507,775 6.1%
General Administration $62 $11,621,590 0.4%
School Administration $859 $161,015,255 5.3%
Operation $1,196 $224,184,220 7.4%
Transportation $802 $150,330,890 5.0%
Other $165 $30,928,425 1.0%
Total Support $4,934 $924,853,630 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,222 $416,502,790 13.7%
Total Expenditures $16,188 $3,034,359,660 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,221 $9,310,440,064 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $601 $774,840,016 4.5%
Staff $786 $1,013,471,409 5.9%
General Administration $192 $247,308,539 1.4%
School Administration $696 $897,204,222 5.2%
Operation $1,059 $1,365,187,909 7.9%
Transportation $611 $787,748,554 4.6%
Other $236 $303,985,152 1.8%
Total Support $4,180 $5,389,939,101 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,956 $2,522,476,445 14.6%
Total Expenditures $13,357 $17,222,713,230 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%