Tazewell Elementary School

101 Parkview Dr

Tazewell, VA 24651-1299

Grades: PK-5

577 students

Tazewell Elementary School serves 577 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Tazewell Elementary School operates within the Tazewell County School District.

Overview

The student population of 577 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 577 students
Tazewell Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Tazewell Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Tazewell Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 18:1 15:1
Tazewell Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
Tazewell Elementary School Asian Students (2005-2013)
Black
4%
24%
Tazewell Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
90%
53%
Tazewell Elementary School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Tazewell Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Tazewell 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.
0.19 0.41
Tazewell 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%
Tazewell 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.
7%
6%
Tazewell Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,446 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,439 is less than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,014 is less than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Tazewell County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 6,446 3,850
Tazewell County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $65 MM $43 MM
Tazewell County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $62 MM $42 MM
Tazewell County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,439 $11,282
Tazewell County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,014 $11,065
Tazewell County 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 Graham High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Graham Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dudley Primary (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BluefieldGraham High School
    210 Valleydale
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-1235
    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 571 students                      
  • BluefieldDudley Primary
    1840 Tazewell Ave
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-1507
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 330 students                      
  • BluefieldGraham Intermediate
    808 Greever Ave
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-3737
    1.1 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 272 students                      
  • BluefieldGraham Middle School
    1 Academic Circle
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-1101
    1.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 444 students                      
  • BluefieldBluefield Middle School
    2002 Stadium Dr
    BluefieldWV 24701
    (304)325-2481
    2.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 549 students                      

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  • Recommended November 15, 2012 - There is a high teacher to student ratio, but the teachers all seem to care about the education of. All the students. - Posted by Parent

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