Brookwood Elementary School

  • Brookwood Elementary School serves 729 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 83% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 78% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Brookwood 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Brookwood Elementary School's student population of 729 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students729 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brookwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brookwood Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#858 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
14%
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Black
25%
23%
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White
44%
50%
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Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brookwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.710.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brookwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVa Beach City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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