Appomattox Primary

  • Appomattox Primary serves 582 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

School Overview

  • Appomattox Primary's student population of 582 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students582 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Appomattox Primary
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Appomattox Primary's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Appomattox Primary is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
30%
23%
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White
59%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Appomattox Primary and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Appomattox Primary.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.560.67
This chart display the diversity score of Appomattox Primary and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Appomattox Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Appomattox Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAPPOMATTOX CO PBLC SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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