247 Grammar Lane
Galax, VA 24333
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Baywood Elementary School serves 125 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥90% (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 80-89% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Baywood Elementary School's student population of 125 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
125 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Baywood Elementary School is 0.27, 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 Data
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State Level (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≥90%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
80-89%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
10%
16%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
85%
49%
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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
0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 125 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥90%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-89%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27 (Btm 50% in VA)

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