Tye River Elementary School

5198 Thomas Nelson Hwy

Arrington, VA 22922-2637

Tel: (434)263-8960
Grades: PK-5

502 students

Tye River Elementary School serves 502 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Tye River Elementary School operates within the Nelson County School District.

Overview

The student population of 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 502 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Tye River Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2013)
Students by Grade Tye River 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 0.48 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 14:1 15:1
Tye River Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
Tye River Elementary School Asian (1998-2013)
Hispanic
6%
12%
Tye River Elementary School Hispanic (1996-2013)
Black
18%
24%
Tye River Elementary School Black (1996-2013)
White
70%
53%
Tye River Elementary School White (1996-2013)
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic Groups Tye River Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Tye River 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.
0.48 0.41
Tye River Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2013)
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.
48%
32%
Tye River Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2013)
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.
6%
6%
Tye River Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,992 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Nelson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 1,992 3,850
District Total Revenue $24 MM $43 MM
District Spending $24 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,468 $11,282
District Spending / Student $12,541 $11,065
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 Nelson County High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nelson Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Temperance Elementary School (9.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LovingstonNelson County High School
    6919 Thomas Nelson Hwy
    LovingstonVA 22949
    (434)263-8317
    1.6 mi | 597 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LovingstonNelson Middle School
    6925 Thomas Nelson Hwy
    LovingstonVA 22949
    (434)263-4801
    1.6 mi | 473 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AmherstHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Temperance Elementary School
    1981 Lowesville Rd
    AmherstVA 24521
    (434)946-2811
    9.3 mi | 76 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AmherstAmherst Elementary School
    156 Davis St
    AmherstVA 24521
    (434)946-9704
    11.3 mi | 319 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AmherstAmherst Middle School
    165 Gordons Fairground Rd
    AmherstVA 24521
    (434)946-0691
    11.8 mi | 410 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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