Armel Elementary School

  • Armel Elementary School serves 644 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Armel Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Armel Elementary School's student population of 644 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students644 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Armel Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Armel Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Armel Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1181 out of 1801 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Armel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Armel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
19%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Armel Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Armel Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
71%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Armel Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Armel Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.460.68
This chart display the diversity score of Armel Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Armel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Armel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrederick County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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