Jackson Memorial Elementary School

4424 Fort Chiswell Rd

Austinville, VA 24312-9704

Tel: (276)699-0160
Grades: PK-5

235 students

Jackson Memorial Elementary School serves 235 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%.
Jackson Memorial Elementary School operates within the Wythe County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 235 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 235 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Students by Grade Jackson Memorial Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 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 15:1 15:1
Hispanic
1%
12%
White
94%
53%
All Ethnic Groups Jackson Memorial Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Jackson Memorial 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.
0.11 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.
49%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,401 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Wythe County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 4,401 3,801
District Total Revenue $48 MM $43 MM
Wythe County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $46 MM $42 MM
Wythe County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,798 $11,282
Wythe County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,494 $11,065
Wythe 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 Fort Chiswell High School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fort Chiswell Middle School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laurel Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AustinvilleLaurel Elementary School
    26 Pleasant View Rd
    AustinvilleVA 24312
    (276)728-9247
    2.4 mi | 263 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Max MeadowsFort Chiswell Middle School
    101 Pioneer Trail
    Max MeadowsVA 24360
    (276)637-4400
    5.6 mi | 376 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Max MeadowsFort Chiswell High School
    1 Pioneer Trail
    Max MeadowsVA 24360
    (276)637-3437
    5.6 mi | 467 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Max MeadowsMax Meadows Elementary School
    213 School St
    Max MeadowsVA 24360
    (276)637-3211
    8.4 mi | 298 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HillsvilleHillsville Elementary School
    90 Patriot Ln
    HillsvilleVA 24343
    (276)728-7312
    9.3 mi | 507 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Wythe 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 0.11, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Wythe County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.