J G Hening Elementary School

J G Hening Elementary School serves 854 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
J G Hening Elementary School operates within the Chesterfield County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 854 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 854 students
J G Hening Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % J G Hening Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
J G Hening Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade J G Hening Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 19:1 16:1
J G Hening Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
J G Hening Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
18%
13%
J G Hening Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
54%
23%
J G Hening Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
22%
52%
J G Hening Elementary School White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
4%
5%
J G Hening Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups J G Hening 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.
0.63 0.42
J G Hening 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.
38%
33%
J G Hening 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.
5%
6%
J G Hening Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 59,186 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,086 is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,890 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Chesterfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
4
Number of Students Managed 59,186 3,815
Chesterfield County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $600 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $589 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,086 $10,576
Chesterfield County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,890 $10,658
Chesterfield County 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 Meadowbrook High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Falling Creek Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hopkins Road Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • RichmondMeadowbrook High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1632 students4901 Cogbill Rd
    RichmondVA 23234
    (804)743-3675
    0.79-121632
  • RichmondHopkins Road Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 588 students6000 Hopkins Rd
    RichmondVA 23234
    (804)743-3665
    1.1PK-5588
  • RichmondFalling Creek Middle School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1224 students4724 Hopkins Rd
    RichmondVA 23234
    (804)743-3640
    1.36-81224
  • RichmondFalling Creek Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 716 students4800 Hopkins Rd
    RichmondVA 23234
    (804)743-3630
    1.4PK-5716
  • RichmondBeulah Elementary School
    1.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 593 students4216 Beulah Rd
    RichmondVA 23237
    (804)743-3620
    1.8PK-5593

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