Kegotank Elementary School

13300 Lankford Hwy

Mappsville, VA 23407-0028

Tel: (757)824-4756
Grades: PK-5

593 students

Kegotank Elementary School serves 593 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Kegotank Elementary School operates within the Accomack County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 593 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 593 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Students by Grade Kegotank Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 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 20:1 15:1
Kegotank Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
25%
12%
Black
40%
25%
White
33%
53%
All Ethnic Groups Kegotank Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Kegotank 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.
0.67 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.
71%
32%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,310 students has grown by 21% over five years.
School District Name Accomack County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 6,310 3,801
Accomack County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $43 MM
Accomack County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $53 MM $42 MM
Accomack County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,310 $11,282
Accomack County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,247 $11,065
Accomack County Public s School 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)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ParksleyMetompkin Elementary School
    24501 Parksley Rd
    ParksleyVA 23421
    (757)665-1299
    5.4 mi | 589 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Oak HallArcadia High School
    8210 Lankford Hwy
    Oak HallVA 23416
    (757)824-5613
    6.2 mi | 605 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Oak HallBadger Vocational Ed Center - North
    Vocational School
    8210 Lankford Hwy
    Oak HallVA 23416
    (757)824-6386
    Vocational School

    6.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Oak HallArcadia Middle School
    29485 Horsey Rd
    Oak HallVA 23416
    (757)824-4862
    6.2 mi | 475 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AccomacAccawmacke Elementary School
    26230 Drummondtown Rd
    AccomacVA 23301
    (757)787-8013
    11.1 mi | 582 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.
Did You Know?
Accomack County, VA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.56, which is higher than the Virginia average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Accomack County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.