Arthur Ashe Junior Elementary School

1001 Cedar Fork Road
Richmond, VA 23223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Arthur Ashe Junior Elementary School serves 497 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Arthur Ashe Junior 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is equal to the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Arthur Ashe Junior Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Arthur Ashe Junior Elementary School's student population of 497 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Arthur Ashe Junior Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Arthur Ashe Junior Elementary School is 0.28, 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
#1387 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
72%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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7%
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Hispanic
12%
16%
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Black
84%
22%
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White
2%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.280.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenrico County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Arthur Ashe Junior Elementary School is Armstrong High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fairfield Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harvie Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richmond Harvie Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 607 students
    0.9 miles
    3401 Harvie Road
    Richmond, VA 23223
    (804) 343-7010
    0.9 PK-5 607
  • Richmond Harold Macon Ratcliffe Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 467 students
    1.4 miles
    2901 Thalen St
    Richmond, VA 23223
    (804) 343-6535
    1.4 PK-5 467
  • Richmond Fairfield Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,060 student
    1.5 miles
    5121 Nine Mile Rd
    Richmond, VA 23223
    (804) 328-4020
    1.5 6-8 1,060
  • Richmond Empowerment Academy Alternative School

    1.8 miles
    5915 Nine Mile Road
    Richmond, VA 23223
    (804) 328-4280
    1.8 n/a n/a
  • Richmond New Bridge Learning Center Alternative School

    1.8 miles
    5915 Nine Mile Road
    Richmond, VA 23223
    (804) 328-4285
    1.8 n/a n/a

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