Matoaka Elementary School

Matoaka Elementary School serves 745 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Matoaka Elementary School operates within the Williamsburg-james City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 745 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 745 students
Matoaka Elementary School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Matoaka Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Matoaka Elementary School Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Matoaka Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 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 19:1 16:1
Matoaka Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Matoaka Elementary School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
7%
13%
Matoaka Elementary School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
9%
23%
Matoaka Elementary School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
76%
52%
Matoaka Elementary School White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Matoaka Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Matoaka 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.
0.41 0.42
Matoaka Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
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.
15%
33%
Matoaka Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
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.
2%
6%
Matoaka Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,285 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,056 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,881 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Williamsburg-james City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 11,285 3,815
Williamsburg-james City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $163 MM $42 MM
Williamsburg-james City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $161 MM $42 MM
Williamsburg-james City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,056 $10,576
Williamsburg-james City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,881 $10,658
Williamsburg-james 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 Jamestown High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lois Hornsby Middle School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is D.j. Montague Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
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  • WilliamsburgJamestown High School
    2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1263 students3751 John Tyler Hwy
    WilliamsburgVA 23135
    (757)259-3600
    29-121263
  • WilliamsburgD.j. Montague Elementary School
    2.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 443 students5380 Centerville Rd
    WilliamsburgVA 23188
    (757)258-3022
    2.7KG-5443
  • WilliamsburgClara Byrd Baker Elementary School
    3.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 553 students3131 Ironbound Rd
    WilliamsburgVA 23185
    (757)221-0949
    3.2PK-5553
  • WilliamsburgLafayette High School
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    3.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1158 students4460 Longhill Rd
    WilliamsburgVA 23188
    (757)565-0373
    3.89-121158
  • WilliamsburgJ Blaine Blayton Elementary School
    3.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 523 students800 Jolly Pond Rd
    WilliamsburgVA 23188
    (757)565-9300
    3.9PK-5523

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