Glade Hill Elementary School

8081 Old Franklin Trnpk,

Glade Hill, VA, 24092-3854

Tel: (540)576-3010
Grades: PK-5

298 students

Glade Hill Elementary School serves 298 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Glade Hill Elementary School operates within the Franklin County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 298 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 298 students
Glade Hill Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Glade Hill Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Glade Hill Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Glade Hill Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Glade Hill Elementary School Asian (2004-2012)
Hispanic
9%
12%
Glade Hill Elementary School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
8%
25%
Glade Hill Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
77%
53%
Glade Hill Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Glade Hill Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Glade Hill 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.
0.39 0.64
Glade Hill 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.
53%
32%
Glade Hill 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.
10%
7%
Glade Hill Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,530 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Franklin County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
6
Number of Students Managed 7,530 3,669
Franklin County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $43 MM
Franklin County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $89 MM $42 MM
Franklin County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,358 $11,282
Franklin County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,985 $11,065
Franklin 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 Franklin County High School (7.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ben. Franklin Middle-east Middle School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dudley Elementary School (6.4 miles away)
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    3101 Sontag Rd
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    (540)483-5667
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    555 School Board Rd
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    (540)483-5040
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    540 East Court St
    Rocky Mount , VA , 24151
    (540)483-5736
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  • Rocky Mount Franklin County High School
    700 Tanyard Rd
    Rocky Mount , VA , 24151
    (540)483-0221
    7.2  mi  |  2222  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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