Willard Model Elementary School

Willard Model Elementary School serves 654 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Willard Model Elementary School operates within the Norfolk City Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 654 students has grown by 31% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 39% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 654 students
Willard Model Elementary School Total Students (1991-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Willard Model Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1991-2012)
Students by Grade Willard Model Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.84. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Willard Model Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1991-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
Willard Model Elementary School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
8%
12%
Willard Model Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
58%
25%
Willard Model Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
23%
53%
Willard Model Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Willard Model Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Willard Model 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.
0.60 0.84
Willard Model Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
57%
32%
Willard Model Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Willard Model Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 34,887 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Norfolk City Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
48
8
Number of Students Managed 34,887 3,801
Norfolk City Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $394 MM $43 MM
District Spending $389 MM $42 MM
Norfolk City Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,441 $11,282
Norfolk City Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,302 $11,065
Norfolk City 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 Granby High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lafayette-winona Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Suburban Park Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Norfolk Lafayette-winona Middle School
    1701 Alsace Ave
    Norfolk , VA , 23509
    (757)628-2477
    0.4  mi  |  681  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Norfolk Suburban Park Elementary School
    310 Thole St
    Norfolk , VA , 23505
    (757)531-3118
    1.2  mi  |  544  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Norfolk Granby High School
    7101 Granby St
    Norfolk , VA , 23505
    (757)451-4110
    1.3  mi  |  2076  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Norfolk Lindenwood Elementary School
    2700 Ludlow St
    Norfolk , VA , 23504
    (757)628-2577
    1.4  mi  |  366  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Norfolk Granby Elementary School
    7101 Newport Ave
    Norfolk , VA , 23505
    (757)451-4150
    1.5  mi  |  653  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Norfolk, VA 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 0.09, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Norfolk is Little Creek Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.