Broad Rock Elementary School

4615 Ferguson Ln
Richmond, VA 23234
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Broad Rock Elementary School serves 910 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Broad Rock 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Broad Rock Elementary School's student population of 910 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students910 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Broad Rock Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Broad Rock Elementary School is 0.55, 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
#793 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
81%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
38%
16%
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Black
56%
22%
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White
2%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.550.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Broad Rock Elementary School is George Wythe High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomas C. Boushall Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J.l. Francis Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richmond J.l. Francis Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 563 students
    0.6 miles
    5146 Snead Rd
    Richmond, VA 23224
    (804) 745-3702
    0.6 PK-5 563
  • Richmond Thomas C. Boushall Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 732 students
    0.7 miles
    3400 Hopkins Rd
    Richmond, VA 23234
    (804) 780-5016
    0.7 6-8 732
  • Richmond E.s.h. Greene Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 641 students
    0.9 miles
    1745 Catalina Dr
    Richmond, VA 23224
    (804) 780-5082
    0.9 PK-5 641
  • Richmond Falling Creek Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 790 students
    1.5 miles
    4800 Hopkins Rd.
    Richmond, VA 23234
    (804) 743-3630
    1.5 PK-5 790
  • Richmond Falling Creek Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,273 student
    1.5 miles
    4724 Hopkins Rd.
    Richmond, VA 23234
    (804) 743-3640
    1.5 6-8 1,273

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