John Tyler Elementary School

John Tyler Elementary School serves 404 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
John Tyler Elementary School operates within the Hampton City School District.

Overview

The student population of 404 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 404 students
John Tyler Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
John Tyler Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade John Tyler Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 13:1 15:1
John Tyler Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
John Tyler Elementary School Asian (1993-2013)
Hispanic
8%
12%
John Tyler Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2013)
Black
73%
24%
John Tyler Elementary School Black (1993-2013)
White
13%
53%
John Tyler Elementary School White (1993-2013)
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic Groups John Tyler Elementary School Sch Ethnicity John Tyler 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.
0.45 0.41
John Tyler 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.
72%
32%
John Tyler 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.
9%
6%
John Tyler Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,860 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Hampton City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
4
Number of Students Managed 21,860 3,850
District Total Revenue $246 MM $43 MM
Hampton City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $242 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,275 $11,282
Hampton City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,098 $11,065
Hampton 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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kecoughtan High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Benjamin Syms Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barron Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HamptonBarron Elementary School
    45 Fox Hill Rd
    HamptonVA 23669
    (757)850-5100
    0.7 mi | 431 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HamptonBooker Elementary School
    160 Apollo Dr
    HamptonVA 23669
    (757)850-5096
    1.1 mi | 444 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HamptonPaul Burbank Elementary School
    40 Tidemill Ln
    HamptonVA 23666
    (757)825-4642
    1.2 mi | 444 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HamptonBenjamin Syms Middle School
    170 Fox Hill Rd
    HamptonVA 23669
    (757)850-5050
    1.3 mi | 1049 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HamptonThomas Eaton Middle School
    2108 Cunningham Dr
    HamptonVA 23666
    (757)825-4540
    1.6 mi | 695 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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