Rockfish River Elementary School

200 Chapel Hollow Rd

Afton, VA 22920

Grades: PK-5

420 students

Rockfish River Elementary School serves 420 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Rockfish River Elementary School operates within the Nelson County School District.

Overview

The student population of 420 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 420 students
Rockfish River Elementary School Total Students (2000-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Rockfish River Elementary School Total Teachers (2001-2013)
Students by Grade Rockfish River Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less 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
Rockfish River Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2013)
Hispanic
9%
12%
Rockfish River Elementary School Black Students (2000-2013)
Black
4%
24%
Rockfish River Elementary School Black Students (2000-2013)
White
80%
53%
Rockfish River Elementary School White Students (2000-2013)
Two or more races
7%
4%
Rockfish River Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Rockfish River Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.35 0.41
Rockfish River Elementary School Diversity Score (2000-2013)
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.
42%
32%
Rockfish River Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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%
Rockfish River Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,992 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,468 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,541 is higher than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Nelson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 1,992 3,850
Nelson County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $43 MM
Nelson County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $24 MM $42 MM
Nelson County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,468 $11,282
Nelson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,541 $11,065
Nelson County School District 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 Waynesboro High School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kate Collins Middle School (10 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Berkeley Glenn Elementary School (8.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WaynesboroBerkeley Glenn Elementary School
    1020 Jefferson Ave
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (540)946-4680
    8.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 344 students                      
  • WaynesboroWaynesboro High School
    1200 Main St
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (540)946-4616
    8.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 868 students                      
  • WaynesboroWenonah Elementary School
    125 North Bayard Ave
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (540)946-4660
    8.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 263 students                      
  • WaynesboroWestwood Hills Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    548 Rosser Ave
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (540)946-4670
    9.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 473 students                      
  • WaynesboroWayne Hills Center
    937 Fir St
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (540)946-4626
    9.8 mi | Gr. PK | 164 students                      

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