Mcharg Elementary School

Mcharg Elementary School serves 414 students in grades PK - 2.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Mcharg Elementary School operates within the Radford City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 414 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 414 students
Mcharg Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mcharg Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Mcharg Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Mcharg Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 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 17:1 16:1
Mcharg Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
13%
Mcharg Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
9%
23%
Mcharg Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
79%
52%
Mcharg Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
9%
5%
Mcharg Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.36 0.42
Mcharg Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
42%
33%
Mcharg 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%
Mcharg Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Radford City School District's student population of 1,612 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,174 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,423 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Radford City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 1,612 3,815
Radford City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $42 MM
Radford City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $19 MM $42 MM
Radford City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,174 $10,576
Radford City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,423 $10,658
Radford City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Radford High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John N. Dalton Int. Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belle Heth Elementary School (1 miles away)
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