Belfast Elk Garden Elementary School

646 Belfast School Rd.
Rosedale, VA 24280
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Belfast Elk Garden Elementary School serves 84 students in grades Kindergarten-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 ≥90% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Belfast Elk Garden Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Belfast Elk Garden Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Belfast Elk Garden Elementary School's student population of 84 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students84 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Belfast Elk Garden Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Belfast Elk Garden Elementary School is 0.03, 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 School Rank#160 out of 1791 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)≥90%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
n/a
15%
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Black
n/a
23%
White
99%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
Diversity Score0.030.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRussell County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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