Matoaca Elementary School

Matoaca Elementary School serves 465 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Matoaca Elementary School operates within the Chesterfield County School District.

Overview

The student population of 465 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 465 students
Matoaca Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Matoaca Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Matoaca Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 24:1 15:1
Matoaca Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
3%
12%
Matoaca Elementary School Hispanic (2001-2013)
Black
26%
24%
Matoaca Elementary School Black (1993-2013)
White
65%
53%
Matoaca Elementary School White (1993-2013)
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic Groups Matoaca 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.
0.51 0.41
Matoaca 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.
27%
32%
Matoaca 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.
5%
6%
Matoaca 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
District Total Revenue $639 MM $43 MM
District Spending $627 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,809 $11,282
District Spending / Student $10,611 $11,065
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 Central St. Hosp. Ed. Pr. (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Matoaca Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central St. Hosp. Ed. Pr. (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PetersburgMatoaca Middle School
    20300 Halloway Ave
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)590-3130
    1.1 mi | 1119 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PetersburgCentral St. Hosp. Ed. Pr.
    Special Education School
    West Washington St Extended
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)524-7676
    Special Education School

    2.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PetersburgSouthside Va Training Center
    Special Education School
    Bldg 120
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)524-7340
    Special Education School

    2.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PetersburgEttrick Elementary School
    20910 Chesterfield Ave
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)520-6005
    3.1 mi | 570 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Petersburg J.e.b. Stuart Elementary School
    100 Pleasants Ln
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)862-7013
    3.1 mi | 432 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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