Bland County Elementary School

  • Bland County Elementary School serves 347 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 88% (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 79% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bland County Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Bland County Elementary School's student population of 347 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students347 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Bland County Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Bland County Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Bland County Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bland County Elementary School is 0.08, 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 (16-17)#561 out of 1801 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bland County 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)
79%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bland County 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 Ratio13:115:1
Hispanic
1%
16%
White
96%
49%
Two or more races
3%
6%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bland County Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.080.68
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
38%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBland County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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