Bland Elementary School (Closed 2018)

  • Bland Elementary School served 259 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 75-79% (which was higher than the Virginia state average of 74%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 75-79% (which was higher than the Virginia state average of 74%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Bland Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank (13-14)#678 out of 1808 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
74%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bland 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
98%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bland Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.040.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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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