Park Avenue Elementary School

Tel: (434)799-6452
Grades: KG-5

430 students

Park Avenue Elementary School serves 430 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Park Avenue Elementary School operates within the Danville City School District.

Overview

The student population of 430 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 430 students
Park Avenue Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
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 0.57 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 16:1 15:1
Park Avenue Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
9%
12%
Park Avenue Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2013)
Black
57%
24%
White
32%
53%
Park Avenue Elementary School White (1993-2013)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Park Avenue Elementary School Two or more races (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Park Avenue Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Park Avenue 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.
0.57 0.41
Park Avenue 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%
Park Avenue 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.
8%
6%
Park Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,762 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Danville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed 6,762 3,850
Danville City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $43 MM
Danville City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $75 MM $42 MM
Danville City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,563 $11,282
Danville City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,391 $11,065
Danville City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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