Swift Creek Elementary School

Swift Creek Elementary School serves 837 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Swift Creek Elementary School operates within the Chesterfield County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 837 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 837 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Students by Grade Swift Creek Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 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 19:1 15:1
Swift Creek Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
8%
6%
Hispanic
5%
12%
Black
8%
25%
White
71%
53%
All Ethnic Groups Swift Creek Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Swift Creek 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.
0.48 0.41
Swift Creek 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.
10%
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.
2%
7%
Swift Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 59,372 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Chesterfield County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
8
Number of Students Managed 59,372 3,801
District Total Revenue $639 MM $43 MM
Chesterfield County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $627 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,809 $11,282
Chesterfield County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,611 $11,065
Chesterfield 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 Clover Hill High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Swift Creek Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Evergreen Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MidlothianClover Hill High School
    13301 Kelly Green Ln
    MidlothianVA 23112
    (804)739-6230
    1 mi | 1801 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • South MidlothianSwift Creek Middle School
    3700 Old Hundred Rd
    South MidlothianVA 23112
    (804)739-6315
    1.1 mi | 963 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MidlothianTomahawk Creek Middle School
    1600 Learning Place Loop
    MidlothianVA 23114
    (804)378-7120
    1.3 mi | 1214 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MidlothianEvergreen Elementary School
    1701 Evergreen East Parkway
    MidlothianVA 23114
    (804)378-2400
    1.9 mi | 997 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MidlothianHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Clover Hill Elementary School
    5700 Woodlake Village Parkway
    MidlothianVA 23112
    (804)739-6220
    2.3 mi | 821 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Midlothian, 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 0.65, which is higher than the Virginia average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Midlothian is Springfield Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.