Macy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School

1001 Henson Ave,

Pearisburg, VA, 24134-1930

Tel: (540)921-1363
Grades: PK-7

513 students

Macy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School serves 513 students in grades PK-7.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Macy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School operates within the Giles County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 513 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-7
Total Students 513 students
Macy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Macy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Macy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.84. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Macy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Macy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School Asian (1998-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
12%
Macy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
1%
25%
Macy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
94%
53%
Macy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.11 0.84
Macy Mcclaugherty Combined 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.
37%
32%
Macy Mcclaugherty Combined 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.
9%
7%
Macy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,445 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Giles County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
8
Number of Students Managed 2,445 3,801
Giles County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $43 MM
Giles County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $26 MM $42 MM
Giles County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,824 $11,282
Giles County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,210 $11,065
Giles 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 Giles High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Peterstown Middle School (6.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Narrows Elem./mid. Elementary School (4.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pearisburg Giles High School
    1825 Wenonah Ave
    Pearisburg , VA , 24134
    (540)921-1711
    0.5  mi  |  682  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Pearisburg Giles County Technical Center
    Vocational School
    1827 Wenonah Ave
    Pearisburg , VA , 24134
    (540)921-1166
    Vocational School
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Narrows Narrows Elem./mid. Elementary School
    401 Wolf St
    Narrows , VA , 24124
    (540)726-2391
    4.1  mi  |  485  students  |  Gr.  KG-7
  • Narrows Narrows High School
    1 Green Wave Ln
    Narrows , VA , 24124
    (540)726-2384
    4.3  mi  |  293  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Peterstown Peterstown Elementary School
    108 College Dr
    Peterstown , WV , 24963
    (304)753-4328
    6.5  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  PK-4

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