Appomattox Elementary School

Appomattox Elementary School serves 492 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Appomattox Elementary School operates within the Appomattox County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 492 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 492 students
Appomattox Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Appomattox Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Appomattox Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.84. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Appomattox Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Appomattox Elementary School Asian (2009-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
12%
Appomattox Elementary School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
24%
25%
Appomattox Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
66%
53%
Appomattox Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Appomattox Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Appomattox 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.
0.50 0.84
Appomattox Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
42%
32%
Appomattox Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Appomattox Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,310 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Appomattox County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
8
Number of Students Managed 2,310 3,801
Appomattox County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $43 MM
Appomattox County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $42 MM
Appomattox County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,561 $11,282
Appomattox County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,969 $11,065
Appomattox County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Appomattox County High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Appomattox Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Appomattox Primary (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Appomattox Appomattox Primary
    185 Learning Ln
    Appomattox , VA , 24522
    (434)352-5766
    0.3  mi  |  591  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Appomattox Appomattox Middle School
    2020 Church St
    Appomattox , VA , 24522
    (434)352-8257
    0.4  mi  |  553  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Appomattox Appomattox County High School
    198 Evergreen Ave
    Appomattox , VA , 24522
    (434)352-7146
    1  mi  |  674  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Concord Concord Elementary School
    9339 Village Hwy
    Concord , VA , 24538
    (434)993-2257
    8.4  mi  |  421  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Rustburg Rustburg Correctional Center Unit #9
    Alternative School
    479 Camp Nine Rd
    Rustburg , VA , 24588
    (804)332-7354
    Alternative School
    14.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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