Williams Elementary School

Williams Elementary School serves 437 students in grades 4 - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Williams Elementary School operates within the Va Beach City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 437 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-5
Total Students 437 students
Williams Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Williams Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Williams Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Williams Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 20:1 16:1
Williams Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Williams Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
7%
13%
Williams Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
79%
23%
Williams Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
8%
52%
Williams Elementary School White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Williams Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Williams 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.
0.37 0.42
Williams 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.
65%
33%
Williams 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.
10%
6%
Williams Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 70,556 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,129 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,735 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Va Beach City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
86
4
Number of Students Managed 70,556 3,815
Va Beach City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $792 MM $42 MM
Va Beach City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $835 MM $42 MM
Va Beach City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,129 $10,576
Va Beach City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,735 $10,658
Va Beach City 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 Bayside High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bayside Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newtown Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Virginia BeachBayside Middle School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1055 students965 Newtown Rd
    Virginia BeachVA 23462
    (757)648-4400
    0.36-81055
  • Virginia BeachNewtown Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 2-3 | 518 students5277 Learning Circle
    Virginia BeachVA 23462
    (757)648-3120
    0.32-3518
  • Virginia BeachDiamond Springs Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 653 students5225 Learning Circle
    Virginia BeachVA 23462
    (757)648-4240
    0.4PK-1653
  • Virginia BeachBayside High School
    Magnet School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1903 students4960 Haygood Rd
    Virginia BeachVA 23455
    (757)648-5200
    0.89-121903
  • Virginia BeachLuxford Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 595 students4808 Haygood Rd
    Virginia BeachVA 23455
    (757)473-5014
    1.3PK-5595

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