Wenonah Elementary School

Wenonah Elementary School serves 270 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Wenonah Elementary School operates within the Waynesboro City Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 270 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 270 students
Wenonah Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Wenonah Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Wenonah 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 0.66 is more 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 13:1 15:1
Wenonah Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Wenonah Elementary School Asian (1997-1998)
Hispanic
21%
12%
Wenonah Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
25%
25%
Wenonah Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
49%
53%
Wenonah Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wenonah Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Wenonah 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.
0.66 0.41
Wenonah 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.
74%
32%
Wenonah 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.
11%
7%
Wenonah Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,273 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Waynesboro City Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
8
Number of Students Managed 3,273 3,801
Waynesboro City Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $43 MM
Waynesboro City Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $34 MM $42 MM
Waynesboro City Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,364 $11,282
Waynesboro City Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,543 $11,065
Waynesboro City 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 Waynesboro High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kate Collins Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wayne Hills Center (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WaynesboroWaynesboro High School
    1200 Main St
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (540)946-4616
    0.4 mi | 863 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WaynesboroWayne Hills Center
    937 Fir St
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (540)946-4626
    1 mi | 159 students | Gr. PK                      
  • WaynesboroWilliam Perry Elementary School
    840 King Ave
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (540)946-4650
    1.2 mi | 477 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WaynesboroBerkeley Glenn Elementary School
    1020 Jefferson Ave
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (540)946-4680
    1.3 mi | 348 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WaynesboroKate Collins Middle School
    1625 Ivy St
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (540)946-4635
    1.3 mi | 680 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Virginia 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 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Virginia is Prince William County Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.