Hurt Park Elementary School

Hurt Park Elementary School serves 379 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Hurt Park Elementary School operates within the Roanoke City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 379 students has grown by 66% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 379 students
Hurt Park Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hurt Park Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Hurt Park Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hurt Park Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more 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 14:1 16:1
Hurt Park Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Hurt Park Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
8%
13%
Hurt Park Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
74%
23%
Hurt Park Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
14%
52%
Hurt Park Elementary School White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Hurt Park Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Hurt Park Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.43 0.42
Hurt Park Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
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.
95%
33%
Hurt Park Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
3%
6%
Hurt Park Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,534 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,101 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,969 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Roanoke City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed 13,534 3,815
Roanoke City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $170 MM $42 MM
Roanoke City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $168 MM $42 MM
Roanoke City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,101 $10,576
Roanoke City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,969 $10,658
Roanoke City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Patrick Henry High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Addison Aerospace Magnet Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Virginia Heights Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RoanokeVirginia Heights Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 377 students1210 Amherst Ave Sw
    RoanokeVA 24015
    (540)853-2937
    0.8PK-5377
  • RoanokeRed Onion State Prison
    Alternative School
    0.9 miles10800 H. Jack Rose Hwy
    RoanokeVA 24016
    (276)796-7510
    0.9n/a
  • RoanokeAddison Aerospace Magnet Middle School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 628 students1220 5th St Nw
    RoanokeVA 24016
    (540)853-2681
    1.26-8628
  • RoanokeForest Park Academy
    Alternative School
    1.2 miles2730 Melrose Ave Nw
    RoanokeVA 24017
    (540)853-2923
    1.2n/a
  • RoanokeHighland Park Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 376 students1212 5th St Sw
    RoanokeVA 24016
    (540)853-2963
    1.2PK-5376

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