Poquoson Elementary School

Poquoson Elementary School serves 468 students in grades 3 - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Poquoson Elementary School operates within the Poquoson City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 468 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 468 students
Poquoson Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Poquoson Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Poquoson Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Poquoson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 16:1 16:1
Poquoson Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.13 0.42
Poquoson 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.
14%
33%
Poquoson 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%
Poquoson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Poquoson City School District's student population of 2,123 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,109 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,094 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Poquoson City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,123 3,815
Poquoson City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $42 MM
Poquoson City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $22 MM $42 MM
Poquoson City School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,109 $10,576
Poquoson City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,094 $10,658
Poquoson 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 Poquoson High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Poquoson Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Poquoson Primary (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PoquosonPoquoson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 475 students
    0.2 miles
    985 Poquoson Ave
    PoquosonVA 23662
    (757)868-6031
    0.26-8475
  • PoquosonPoquoson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 780 students
    1.1 miles
    51 Odd Rd
    PoquosonVA 23662
    (757)868-7123
    1.19-12780
  • PoquosonPoquoson Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 400 students
    1.1 miles
    19 Odd Rd
    PoquosonVA 23662
    (757)868-4403
    1.1PK-2400
  • HamptonBethel Manor Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
    3.7 miles
    1797 First St
    HamptonVA 23665
    (757)867-7439
    3.7PK-5521
  • YorktownTabb Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 644 students
    3.9 miles
    3711 Big Bethel Rd
    YorktownVA 23693
    (757)898-0372
    3.9PK-5644

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