Alexander Henderson Elementary School

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Alexander Henderson Elementary School serves 300 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Alexander Henderson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virgin Islands for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is lower than the Virgin Islands state average of 91%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is equal to the Virgin Islands state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Virgin Islands state level of 11:1.

Top Placements

Alexander Henderson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virgin Islands for:

School Overview

Alexander Henderson Elementary School's student population of 300 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Alexander Henderson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 27 schools in Virgin Islands (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Alexander Henderson Elementary School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VI)
Overall Testing Rank
#20 out of 27 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
85%
91%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
80%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:111:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
21%
20%
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Black
78%
77%
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White
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2%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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Diversity Score
0.350.37
This chart display the diversity score of Alexander Henderson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virgin Islands by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
99%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alexander Henderson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virgin Islands by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaint Croix School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Alexander Henderson Elementary School is Saint Croix Central High School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elena L. Christian Junior High Scchool (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool (2.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Christiansted Elena L. Christian Junior High Scchool Math: 97% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 219 students
    2.2 miles
    64 65ad La Grande Princesse
    Christiansted, VI 00820
    (340) 773-4445
    2.2 7-8 219
  • Christiansted John H. Woodson Junior High School Math: 89% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 321 students
    2.3 miles
    Rural Route 1 Kingshill
    Christiansted, VI 00820
    (340) 778-2710
    2.3 7-8 321
  • Christiansted Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool Math: 67% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 376 students
    2.4 miles
    491 Barren Spot
    Christiansted, VI 00820
    (340) 778-0612
    2.4 K-6 376
  • Christiansted Alfredo Andrews Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 420 students
    2.7 miles
    Rfd 1 Kingshill
    Christiansted, VI 00820
    (340) 778-1925
    2.7 K-6 420
  • Christiansted Saint Croix Central High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 900 students
    3.4 miles
    Rsd 2 Kingshill
    Christiansted, VI 00820
    (340) 778-0123
    3.4 9-12 900

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