Montvale Elementary School

Montvale Elementary School serves 252 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Montvale Elementary School operates within the Bedford County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 252 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 252 students
Montvale Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Montvale Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Montvale Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Montvale Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Montvale Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
1%
23%
Montvale Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
95%
52%
Montvale Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Montvale 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.
0.10 0.66
Montvale 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.
49%
33%
Montvale 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.
7%
6%
Montvale Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Bedford County School District's student population of 10,302 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,729 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Bedford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
4
Number of Students Managed 10,302 3,815
Bedford County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $106 MM n/a
Bedford County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $100 MM n/a
Bedford County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,729 n/a
Bedford County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,175 n/a
Bedford 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 William Byrd High School (10.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Staunton River Middle School (10.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thaxton Elementary School (5.8 miles away)
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