Snow Creek Elementary School

5393 Snow Creek Rd

Penhook, VA 24137-1388

Tel: (540)483-5599
Grades PK-5
212 students
Snow Creek Elementary School serves 212 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Snow Creek Elementary School operates within the Franklin County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 212 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 212 students
Snow Creek Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Snow Creek Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Snow Creek Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Snow Creek Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Snow Creek Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
6%
13%
Snow Creek Elementary School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
12%
23%
Snow Creek Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
77%
52%
Snow Creek Elementary School White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Snow Creek Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Snow Creek Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.39 0.42
Snow Creek Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
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.
52%
33%
Snow Creek Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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%
6%
Snow Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,400 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,755 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,743 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Franklin County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 7,400 3,815
Franklin County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $81 MM $42 MM
Franklin County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $81 MM $42 MM
Franklin County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,755 $10,576
Franklin County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,743 $10,658
Franklin County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Chatham High School (8.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Laurel Park Middle School (9.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sontag Elementary School (8.8 miles away)
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