Brookwood Elementary School

601 S Lynnhaven Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23452
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Brookwood Elementary School serves 653 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Brookwood Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Brookwood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Brookwood Elementary School's student population of 653 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
653 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Brookwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Brookwood Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#503 out of 1800 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
16%
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Black
21%
22%
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White
46%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 653 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71 (Top 10%)

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