Snow Creek Elementary School

5393 Snow Creek Rd

Penhook, VA 24137-1388

Grades: PK-5

215 students

Snow Creek Elementary School serves 215 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Snow Creek Elementary School operates within the Franklin County School District.

Overview

The student population of 215 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 215 students
Snow Creek Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Snow Creek Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Snow Creek Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less 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 13:1 15:1
Snow Creek Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
3%
12%
Snow Creek Elementary School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
9%
24%
Snow Creek Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
82%
53%
Snow Creek Elementary School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Snow Creek Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Snow Creek Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.32 0.41
Snow 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.
59%
32%
Snow Creek 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.
13%
6%
Snow Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,550 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,358 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,985 is higher than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 38% over four years.
School District Name Franklin County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 7,550 3,850
Franklin County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $43 MM
Franklin County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $89 MM $42 MM
Franklin County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,358 $11,282
Franklin County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,985 $11,065
Franklin County School District 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 Chatham High School (8.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Laurel Park Middle School (9.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sontag Elementary School (8.8 miles away)
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