Arrowhead Elementary School

  • Arrowhead Elementary School serves 510 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (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 88% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Arrowhead Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Arrowhead Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Arrowhead Elementary School's student population of 510 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arrowhead Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arrowhead Elementary School is 0.65, 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 Testing Rank#339 out of 1791 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
84%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
15%
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Black
25%
23%
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White
52%
50%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
9%
5%
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Diversity Score0.650.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVa Beach City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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