Byrd Elementary School

  • Byrd Elementary School serves 327 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Byrd 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 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Byrd Elementary School's student population of 327 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Byrd 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 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Byrd Elementary School is 0.49, 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#563 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
14%
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Black
23%
23%
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White
68%
50%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.490.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGoochland County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Goochland Goochland High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 821 students
    9.0 miles
    3250a River Road West
    Goochland, VA 23063
    (804)556-5322
    9.0 9-12 821
  • Goochland Goochland Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 576 students
    9.0 miles
    3250b River Road West
    Goochland, VA 23063
    (804)556-5320
    9.0 6-8 576
  • Goochland Goochland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 350 students
    9.3 miles
    3150 River Road West
    Goochland, VA 23063
    (804)556-5321
    9.3 PK-5 350
  • Goochland Coderva High School Alternative School

    10.8 miles
    2938-i River Rd W
    Goochland, VA 23063
    (804)543-9921
    10.8 n/a n/a
  • Palmyra Fluvanna Middle School
    Grades: 5-7 | 864 students
    11.0 miles
    3717 Central Plains Road
    Palmyra, VA 22963
    (434)510-1000
    11.0 5-7 864

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