J G Hening Elementary School

J G Hening Elementary School serves 782 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
J G Hening Elementary School operates within the Chesterfield County School District.

Overview

The student population of 782 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 782 students
J G Hening Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
J G Hening Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade J G Hening Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 18:1 15:1
J G Hening Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
6%
J G Hening Elementary School Asian (1993-2013)
Hispanic
16%
12%
J G Hening Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2013)
Black
55%
24%
J G Hening Elementary School Black (1993-2013)
White
23%
53%
J G Hening Elementary School White (1993-2013)
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic Groups J G Hening Elementary School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.62 0.41
J G Hening 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.
33%
32%
J G Hening 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.
7%
6%
J G Hening Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 59,038 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Chesterfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
4
Number of Students Managed 59,038 3,850
Chesterfield County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $639 MM $43 MM
Chesterfield County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $627 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,809 $11,282
Chesterfield County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,611 $11,065
Chesterfield County 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 Meadowbrook High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Falling Creek Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hopkins Road Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • RichmondMeadowbrook High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    4901 Cogbill Rd
    RichmondVA 23234
    (804)743-3675
    0.7 mi | 1646 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RichmondHopkins Road Elementary School
    6000 Hopkins Rd
    RichmondVA 23234
    (804)743-3665
    1.1 mi | 606 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RichmondFalling Creek Middle School
    4724 Hopkins Rd
    RichmondVA 23234
    (804)743-3640
    1.3 mi | 1202 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • RichmondFalling Creek Elementary School
    4800 Hopkins Rd
    RichmondVA 23234
    (804)743-3630
    1.4 mi | 726 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RichmondBeulah Elementary School
    4216 Beulah Rd
    RichmondVA 23237
    (804)743-3620
    1.8 mi | 628 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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