Nickelsville Elementary School

Nickelsville Elementary School serves 262 students in grades PK-7.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Nickelsville Elementary School operates within the Scott County School District.

Overview

The student population of 262 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-7
Total Students 262 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 14:1 15:1
Hispanic
5%
12%
White
95%
53%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.10 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.
46%
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.
14%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,917 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,016 is less than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,938 is less than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Scott County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 3,917 3,850
District Total Revenue $40 MM $43 MM
District Spending $39 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,016 $11,282
District Spending / Student $9,938 $11,065
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 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 Grades Students
  • HiltonsHilton Elementary School
    Hwy 58
    HiltonsVA 24258
    (276)386-7430
    5 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 153 students                      
  • Gate CityScott County Career And Technical Center
    Vocational School
    387 Broadwater Ave
    Gate CityVA 24251
    (276)386-6515
    Vocational School

    5.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • Gate CityRenaissance/scott Co
    Alternative School
    C/o Scott Co Public Schls
    Gate CityVA 24251
    (276)386-6118
    Alternative School

    5.4 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • Gate CityGate City High School
    178 Harry Fry Dr
    Gate CityVA 24251
    (276)386-7522
    5.5 mi | Gr. 10-12 | 502 students                      
  • Gate CityGate City Middle School
    170 Harry Fry Dr
    Gate CityVA 24251
    (276)386-6065
    5.5 mi | Gr. 7-9 | 536 students                      

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