Ashby Lee Elementary School

  • Ashby Lee Elementary School serves 711 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is lower than 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

School Overview

  • Ashby Lee Elementary School's student population of 711 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students711 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Ashby Lee Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Ashby Lee Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Ashby Lee Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ashby Lee Elementary School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#1509 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ashby Lee 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)
68%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ashby Lee 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 Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ashby Lee Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ashby Lee Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
18%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ashby Lee Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ashby Lee Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
79%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ashby Lee Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ashby Lee Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ashby Lee Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.350.43
This chart display the diversity score of Ashby Lee Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ashby Lee Elementary School 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
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ashby Lee Elementary School 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 NameShenandoah Co Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
I went to this school. And I am now a parent. This school is amazing and the teachers are true professionals. They actually put a name with a face. And our kids are safe. As a dc police officer I have seen the deteriation of society and schools . I'm glad my children are here. GOD BLESS the teachers.
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This school is in Year 3 of needing improvement based on state guidelines. This school has poor teacher to parent communication due to lack of guidance from administration. School also provides very little extra curricular activates due to financial status of almost half the schools population.
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