Mcharg Elementary School

Mcharg Elementary School serves 388 students in grades PK-2.
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 Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Mcharg Elementary School operates within the Radford City Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 388 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 388 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Mcharg Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Mcharg 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 0.35 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
Hispanic
1%
12%
Black
9%
25%
White
80%
53%
All Ethnic Groups Mcharg Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Mcharg 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.
0.35 0.41
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.
38%
32%
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.
3%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,573 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Radford City Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
8
Number of Students Managed 1,573 3,801
Radford City Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $43 MM
Radford City Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $26 MM $42 MM
Radford City Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,842 $11,282
Radford City Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,658 $11,065
Radford City Public s 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 Radford High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John N. Dalton Int. Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belle Heth Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RadfordBelle Heth Elementary School
    151 George St
    RadfordVA 24141
    (540)731-3653
    1 mi | 489 students | Gr. 3-6                      
  • RadfordJohn N. Dalton Int. Middle School
    60 Dalton Dr
    RadfordVA 24141
    (540)731-3651
    1.1 mi | 243 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • RadfordRadford High School
    50 Dalton Dr
    RadfordVA 24141
    (540)731-3649
    1.1 mi | 453 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • FairlawnRiverlawn Elementary School
    8100 Beth Nelson Dr
    FairlawnVA 24141
    (540)643-0748
    1.9 mi | 440 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DublinPulaski Correctional Center Unit #1
    Alternative School
    Old Rte 11 Morgan's Cut Rd
    DublinVA 24084
    (540)831-5840
    Alternative School

    2.5 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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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.