Max Meadows Elementary School

213 School St,

Max Meadows, VA, 24360-0216

Tel: (276)637-3211
Grades: PK-5

298 students

Max Meadows Elementary School serves 298 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Max Meadows Elementary School operates within the Wythe County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 298 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 298 students
Max Meadows Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Max Meadows Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Max Meadows 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 0.12 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 19:1 15:1
Max Meadows Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
1%
12%
Max Meadows Elementary School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
2%
25%
Max Meadows Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
94%
53%
Max Meadows Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Max Meadows Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Max Meadows 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
Max Meadows 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.
48%
32%
Max Meadows 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.
9%
7%
Max Meadows Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
6
Number of Students Managed 4,401 3,669
Wythe County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fort Chiswell High School (3.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Fort Chiswell Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sheffey Elementary School (7.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Max Meadows Fort Chiswell High School
    1 Pioneer Trail
    Max Meadows , VA , 24360
    (276)637-3437
    3.1  mi  |  467  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Max Meadows Fort Chiswell Middle School
    101 Pioneer Trail
    Max Meadows , VA , 24360
    (276)637-4400
    3.1  mi  |  376  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Wytheville Scott Memorial Middle School
    950 South Seventh St
    Wytheville , VA , 24382
    (276)228-2851
    6.9  mi  |  349  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Wytheville Sheffey Elementary School
    621 Piney Mt. Rd
    Wytheville , VA , 24382
    (276)699-1771
    7.5  mi  |  296  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Wytheville Spiller Elementary School
    330 Tazewell St
    Wytheville , VA , 24382
    (276)228-3561
    7.6  mi  |  720  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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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 0.15, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Wythe County is Wythe County Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.