Gov. School For The Arts

1335 West 43rd St

Norfolk, VA 23508-0556

Tel: (757)451-4711
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Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Gov. School For The Arts operates within the Governor's For The Arts School District.

School Overview

School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered n/a - n/a
Total Students n/a
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Gov. School For The Arts Total Teachers (2003-2007)

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 16:1
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a 0.42
Gov. School For The Arts Diversity Score (2003-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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33%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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6%

District Comparison

School District Name Governor's For The Arts School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
4
Number of Students Managed n/a 3,815
District Total Revenue n/a $42 MM
District Spending n/a $42 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $10,576
District Spending / Student n/a $10,658
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 1986 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Kings Daughters Hosp. Ep. (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blair Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Larchmont Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • NorfolkMadison AlternativeAlternative School

    0.3 miles
    3700 Bowdens Ferry Rd
    NorfolkVA 23508
    (757)628-3417
    0.3n/an/a
  • NorfolkNorfolk Alternative High SchoolAlternative School

    0.4 miles
    3700 Bowden Ferry Rd
    NorfolkVA 23505
    (757)628-3417
    0.4n/an/a
  • NorfolkNorfolk Alternative Middle SchoolAlternative School

    0.4 miles
    3700 Bowden Ferry Rd
    NorfolkVA 23508
    (757)628-3417
    0.4n/an/a
  • NorfolkLarchmont Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 601 students
    0.6 miles
    1145 Bolling Ave
    NorfolkVA 23508
    (757)451-4180
    0.6PK-5601
  • Norfolk Walter Herron Taylor Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 424 students
    1 miles
    1122 West Princess Anne Rd
    NorfolkVA 23507
    (757)628-2525
    1PK-5424

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