Tazewell Elementary School

101 Parkview Dr

Tazewell, VA 24651-1299

Tel: (276)988-4441
Grades: PK-5

594 students

Tazewell Elementary School serves 594 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Tazewell Elementary School operates within the Tazewell County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 594 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 594 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade Tazewell Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 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 19:1 15:1
Black
3%
25%
White
89%
53%
All Ethnic Groups Tazewell Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Tazewell 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.
0.20 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.
41%
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.
8%
7%
Tazewell Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,739 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Tazewell County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
8
Number of Students Managed 6,739 3,801
District Total Revenue $65 MM $43 MM
Tazewell County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $62 MM $42 MM
Tazewell County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,439 $11,282
Tazewell County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,014 $11,065
Tazewell County 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 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 Students Grades
  • BluefieldGraham High School
    210 Valleydale
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-1235
    0.8 mi | 547 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BluefieldDudley Primary
    1840 Tazewell Ave
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-1507
    0.8 mi | 344 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • BluefieldGraham Intermediate
    808 Greever Ave
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-3737
    1.1 mi | 272 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • BluefieldGraham Middle School
    1 Academic Circle
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-1101
    1.2 mi | 464 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BluefieldBluefield Middle School
    2002 Stadium Dr
    BluefieldWV 24701
    (304)325-2481
    2.4 mi | 548 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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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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Did You Know?
Tazewell 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 0.09, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Tazewell County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.