Baywood Elementary School

247 Grammar Lane
Galax, VA 24333
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Baywood Elementary School serves 125 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Baywood Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
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).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Baywood Elementary School's student population of 125 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students125 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Baywood 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#330 out of 1791 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≥90%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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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
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Two or more races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.270.68
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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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrayson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Baywood Elementary School is Galax High School (5.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairview Elementary School (5.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Galax Fairview Elementary School Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 102 students
    5.8 miles
    2323 Fairview Rd
    Galax, VA 24333
    (276) 236-2365
    5.8 K-5 102
  • Galax Galax Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 578 students
    5.9 miles
    225 Academy Drive
    Galax, VA 24333
    (276) 236-6159
    5.9 PK-4 578
  • Galax Galax High School Math: 53% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 457 students
    5.9 miles
    200 Maroon Tide Dr
    Galax, VA 24333
    (276) 236-2991
    5.9 8-12 457
  • Galax Galax Middle School Math: 82% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-7 | 267 students
    5.9 miles
    202 Maroon Tide Dr
    Galax, VA 24333
    (276) 236-6124
    5.9 5-7 267
  • Independence Independence Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 222 students
    6.8 miles
    915 E Main St
    Independence, VA 24348
    (276) 773-2722
    6.8 PK-5 222

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