Mcharg Elementary School

Mcharg Elementary School serves 410 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 School District.

Overview

The student population of 410 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 410 students
Mcharg Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Mcharg Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Mcharg 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
Mcharg Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
Mcharg Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
2%
12%
Mcharg Elementary School Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
11%
24%
Mcharg Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
80%
53%
Mcharg Elementary School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Mcharg Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Mcharg 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
Mcharg Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
41%
32%
Mcharg Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
1%
6%
Mcharg Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,570 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,842 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 103% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,658 is higher than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 113% over four years.
School District Name Radford City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 1,570 3,850
Radford City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $43 MM
Radford City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $26 MM $42 MM
Radford City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,842 $11,282
Radford City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,658 $11,065
Radford City 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 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 Grades Students
  • RadfordBelle Heth Elementary School
    151 George St
    RadfordVA 24141
    (540)731-3653
    1 mi | Gr. 3-6 | 470 students                      
  • RadfordJohn N. Dalton Int. Middle School
    60 Dalton Dr
    RadfordVA 24141
    (540)731-3651
    1.1 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 239 students                      
  • RadfordRadford High School
    50 Dalton Dr
    RadfordVA 24141
    (540)731-3649
    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 451 students                      
  • RadfordRiverlawn Elementary School
    8100 Beth Nelson Dr
    RadfordVA 24141
    (540)643-0748
    1.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 446 students                      
  • DublinPulaski Correctional Center Unit #1
    Alternative School
    Old Rte 11 Morgan's Cut Rd
    DublinVA 24084
    (540)831-5840
    Alternative School

    2.5 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      

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