EDUCATION

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    Diocese of Arlington Catholic Schools

    48 Catholic schools in 13 counties  consisting of:

    • 35 Parish elementary/middle schools (30 with Extended Day Programs and 29 with Preschool programs) 
    • 2 Inter-parish elementary/middle schools (both with Extended Day Programs and Preschool Programs)
    • 2 Private elementary/middle school
    • 4 Diocesan high schools
    • 1 Private high schools
    • 4  Stand-alone Preschool Programs                                                                                                                                            

    2016-2017 Student Enrollment

    Stand Alone Preschool Students329

    Pre-K, Elementary, and Middle School Students

    12,928

    High School Students

    3,554
    Affiliate School Students732 
    Total Student Enrollment 17,543
                                                               

    2016-2017 Professional Staff

    Staff Diversity
    Totals
    Lay Men308
    Lay Women1671
    Male Religious3
    Clergy
    Religious Sisters24
    TOTALS
    2012
                                          

    Five-Year Enrollment History

     2012-132013-142014-152015-162016-17
    Elementary
                             (Grades PreK–8)
    13,68413,65813,65913,56313,631
    High School
                             (Grades 9–12)
    4,1213,8993,9374,0013,912
    TOTAL17,80517,55717,59617,56417,543

     

    New Schools

    Opened In

    Location

    Angelus AcademyAffiliated with Diocese July 2012Fairfax County
    Pope John Paul the Great Catholic High School 2008 - 09 Prince William County (Dumfries)
    Our Lady of Hope2005 - 06Loudoun County (Potomac Falls)
    St. Veronica2004 - 05Fairfax County (Chantilly)

     

    2016 Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)

    School District Average Score
    Diocese of Arlington (Please contact individual schools for specific results.)1698
    State of Virginia 1535
    National Scores 1484
                                                                                                                              

    2015 TerraNova Test Results – Percentile

    GRADEREADINGLANGUAGE ARTS MATH
    Grade 3788076
    Grade 4787871
    Grade 5797977
    Grade 6808278
    Grade 7808589
    National Norm 505050
    TerraNova is the Diocesan standardized test for students in grades 2 -7.  Administered in the Spring, TerraNova helps teachers assess student performance as a means of planning relevant instruction to support the established curriculum. The national norm is 50 percentile; the scores for students far exceed this percentile.
       

    2015 (ACRE) Test Results Assessment of Catholic Religious Education

    GRADEPERCENTILE
    Grade 578
    Grade 885
    National Norm 50
    The Assessment of Catholic Religious Education (ACRE) is an integrated, multi-level survey instrument designed to provide information regarding the religious knowledge, beliefs, and practices of students in grades 5 and 8. All students (Catholic and non-Catholic) participate in this assessment. The national norm is 50 percentile; the scores for students far exceed this percentile.