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Fairfax County Public Schools
  • FALLS CHURCH, VA

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B
  7. Administration
    grade B
  8. Sports
    grade A+
  9. Food
    grade C minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B

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Fairfax County Public Schools is a highly rated, public school district located in FALLS CHURCH, VA. It has 188,887 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 85% of students are at least proficient in math and 81% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
81%
Percent Proficient - Math
85%
Average Graduation Rate
86%
Average SAT
1280
17,458 responses
Average ACT
29
4,243 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
188,887
Free or Reduced Lunch
26.9%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$80,579
Teachers in First/Second Year
13.8%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$16,186 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    62%
  • Support Services
    34%
  • Other
    4%

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$114,219
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$2,021
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$494,700
National
$217,500

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