Greendale Elementary School

13092 Mcguffie Rd,

Abingdon, VA, 24210-2128

Tel: (276)739-3500
Grades: PK-5

369 students

Greendale Elementary School serves 369 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Greendale Elementary School operates within the Washington County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 369 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 60% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 369 students
Greendale Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Greendale Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Greendale Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 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 15:1 15:1
Greendale Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Greendale Elementary School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
2%
12%
Greendale Elementary School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
n/a
25%
Greendale Elementary School Black (1999-2010)
White
94%
53%
Greendale Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Greendale Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Greendale 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.
0.12 0.64
Greendale Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
43%
32%
Greendale 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.
5%
7%
Greendale Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,383 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Washington County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
6
Number of Students Managed 7,383 3,669
Washington County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $43 MM
Washington County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $78 MM $42 MM
Washington County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,205 $11,282
Washington County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,342 $11,065
Washington 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 Abingdon High School (5.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is E.b. Stanley Middle School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Abingdon Elementary School (3.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Abingdon A. Linwood Holton Governor School
    Magnet School
    Southwest Va Higher Ed Center
    Abingdon , VA , 24210
    (276)469-4027
    Magnet School
    2.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Abingdon Abingdon Elementary School
    19431 Woodland Hills Rd
    Abingdon , VA , 24210
    (276)739-3400
    3.1  mi  |  507  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Abingdon Abingdon High School
    705 Thompson Dr
    Abingdon , VA , 24210
    (276)739-3200
    5.4  mi  |  899  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Abingdon W.n. Neff Center For Science And Technology
    Vocational School
    255 Stanley St
    Abingdon , VA , 24210
    (276)739-3100
    Vocational School
    5.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Abingdon Washington Co. Technical High School
    Vocational School
    850 Thompson Dr
    Abingdon , VA , 24210
    (276)739-3140
    Vocational School
    5.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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