7130 Bent Mountain Rd
Roanoke, VA 24018
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Back Creek Elementary School serves 262 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Back Creek Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Back Creek Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Back Creek Elementary School's student population of 262 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Back Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Back Creek Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#392 out of 1800 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
1%
18%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
93%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 262 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13

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