Kegotank Elementary School

13300 Lankford Hwy

Mappsville, VA 23407-0028

Grades: PK-5

628 students

Kegotank Elementary School serves 628 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Kegotank Elementary School operates within the Accomack County School District.

Overview

The student population of 628 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 628 students
Kegotank Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Kegotank Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Kegotank Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 15:1
Kegotank Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
22%
12%
Kegotank Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
40%
24%
Kegotank Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
38%
53%
Kegotank Elementary School White Students (1993-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Kegotank 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.
0.65 0.41
Kegotank Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
73%
32%
Kegotank Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
4%
6%
Kegotank Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,309 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,310 is less than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,247 is less than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Accomack County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 6,309 3,850
Accomack County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $43 MM
Accomack County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $53 MM $42 MM
Accomack County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,310 $11,282
Accomack County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,247 $11,065
Accomack County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Arcadia High School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Arcadia Middle School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Metompkin Elementary School (5.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ParksleyMetompkin Elementary School
    24501 Parksley Rd
    ParksleyVA 23421
    (757)665-1299
    5.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 595 students                      
  • Oak HallArcadia High School
    8210 Lankford Hwy
    Oak HallVA 23416
    (757)824-5613
    6.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 574 students                      
  • Oak HallBadger Vocational Ed Center - North
    Vocational School
    8210 Lankford Hwy
    Oak HallVA 23416
    (757)824-6386
    Vocational School

    6.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • Oak HallArcadia Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    29485 Horsey Rd
    Oak HallVA 23416
    (757)824-4862
    6.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 458 students                      
  • AccomacAccawmacke Elementary School
    26230 Drummondtown Rd
    AccomacVA 23301
    (757)787-8013
    11.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 562 students                      

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