Chesapeake Elementary School

Chesapeake Elementary School serves 629 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Chesapeake Elementary School operates within the Chesapeake Union Exempted Village School District.

Overview

The student population of 629 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 629 students
Chesapeake Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Chesapeake Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Chesapeake Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Chesapeake Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
4%
Chesapeake Elementary School Hispanic (2004-2012)
Black
n/a
17%
Chesapeake Elementary School Black (1990-2008)
White
96%
73%
Chesapeake Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Chesapeake Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Chesapeake Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.08 0.79
Chesapeake Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
51%
37%
Chesapeake Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
6%
6%
Chesapeake Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,410 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Chesapeake Union Exempted Village School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,410 1,089
Chesapeake Union Exempted Village School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $12 MM
District Spending $14 MM $11 MM
Chesapeake Union Exempted Village School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,226 $10,997
Chesapeake Union Exempted Village School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,012 $10,473
Chesapeake Union Exempted Village School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Chesapeake High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Chesapeake Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southside Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chesapeake Chesapeake Middle School
    10335 County Rd 1
    Chesapeake , OH , 45619
    (740)867-3972
    1  mi  |  426  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Huntington Huntington Middle School
    1001 Jefferson Avenu
    Huntington , WV , 25704
    (304)528-5180
    1.1  mi  |  574  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Chesapeake Chesapeake High School
    10181 County Rd 1
    Chesapeake , OH , 45619
    (740)867-5906
    1.1  mi  |  355  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Huntington Southside Elementary School
    620 Twelth Ave
    Huntington , WV , 25701
    (304)528-5168
    1.6  mi  |  493  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Huntington Central City Elementary School
    2100 Washington Ave
    Huntington , WV , 25704
    (304)528-5231
    1.8  mi  |  576  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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