Nickelsville Elementary School

Tel: (276)479-2676
Grades: KG-7

249 students

Nickelsville Elementary School serves 249 students in grades KG-7.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Nickelsville Elementary School operates within the Scott County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 249 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-7
Total Students 249 students
Nickelsville Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Nickelsville Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Nickelsville Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Nickelsville Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
4%
12%
Nickelsville Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
n/a
25%
Nickelsville Elementary School Black (2002-2010)
White
93%
53%
Nickelsville Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Nickelsville Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Nickelsville 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.
0.13 0.64
Nickelsville Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
46%
32%
Nickelsville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
14%
7%
Nickelsville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,667 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Scott County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
6
Number of Students Managed 3,667 3,669
Scott County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $43 MM
Scott County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $39 MM $42 MM
Scott County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,016 $11,282
Scott County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,938 $11,065
Scott 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 Scott County Career And Technical Center (5.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Gate City Middle School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hilton Elementary School (5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hiltons Hilton Elementary School
    Hwy 58
    Hiltons , VA , 24258
    (276)386-7430
    5  mi  |  155  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Gate City Scott County Career And Technical Center
    Vocational School
    387 Broadwater Ave
    Gate City , VA , 24251
    (276)386-6515
    Vocational School
    5.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Gate City Renaissance/scott Co
    Alternative School
    C/o Scott Co Public Schls
    Gate City , VA , 24251
    (276)386-6118
    Alternative School
    5.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Gate City Gate City High School
    178 Harry Fry Dr
    Gate City , VA , 24251
    (276)386-7522
    5.5  mi  |  530  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Gate City Gate City Middle School
    170 Harry Fry Dr
    Gate City , VA , 24251
    (276)386-6065
    5.5  mi  |  507  students  |  Gr.  7-9

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Scott County, 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 0.32, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Scott County is Davenport Community School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.