Petsworth Elementary School

10658 Geo Washington Mem Hwy,

Gloucester, VA, 23061-9428

Tel: (804)693-6161
Grades: PK-5

290 students

Petsworth Elementary School serves 290 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Petsworth Elementary School operates within the Gloucester Co Pblc Schs School District.

Overview

The student population of 290 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 290 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has increased by 6% over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
2%
12%
Black
9%
25%
White
80%
53%
Unknown
9%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.35
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 36%
32%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,795 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Gloucester Co Pblc Schs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
n/a
Number of Students Managed 5,795
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gloucester High School (7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Peasley Middle School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bethel Elementary School (3.8 miles away)
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