Tye River Elementary School

5198 Thomas Nelson Hwy

Arrington, VA 22922-2637

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

507 students

Tye River Elementary School serves 507 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Tye River Elementary School operates within the Nelson County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 507 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 507 students
Tye River Elementary School Total Students (1996-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Tye River Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2012)
Students by Grade Tye River Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 15:1 15:1
Tye River Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Tye River Elementary School Asian (1998-2012)
Hispanic
7%
12%
Tye River Elementary School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
17%
25%
Tye River Elementary School Black (1996-2012)
White
68%
53%
Tye River Elementary School White (1996-2012)
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.
0.50 0.41
Tye River Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2012)
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.
49%
32%
Tye River Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Tye River Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,983 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Nelson County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
8
Number of Students Managed 1,983 3,801
Nelson County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $43 MM
Nelson County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $24 MM $42 MM
Nelson County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,468 $11,282
Nelson County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,541 $11,065
Nelson 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 Nelson County High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nelson Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Temperance Elementary School (9.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LovingstonNelson County High School
    6919 Thomas Nelson Hwy
    LovingstonVA 22949
    (434)263-8317
    1.1 mi | 597 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LovingstonNelson Middle School
    6925 Thomas Nelson Hwy
    LovingstonVA 22949
    (434)263-4801
    1.1 mi | 463 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AmherstHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Temperance Elementary School
    1981 Lowesville Rd
    AmherstVA 24521
    (434)946-2811
    9.7 mi | 87 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AmherstAmherst Elementary School
    156 Davis St
    AmherstVA 24521
    (434)946-9704
    11.7 mi | 311 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AmherstAmherst Middle School
    165 Gordons Fairground Rd
    AmherstVA 24521
    (434)946-0691
    12.3 mi | 421 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Virginia public schools have a 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. of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Virginia is Prince William County Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.