C.h. Friend Elementary School (Closed 2008)

C.h. Friend Elementary School served 376 students in grades 3-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 61% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 3-6
Total Students
376 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of C.h. Friend Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in C.h. Friend Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in C.h. Friend Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
58%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in C.h. Friend Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
39%
46%
This chart display the percentage of White students in C.h. Friend Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
6%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in C.h. Friend Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.52
This chart display the diversity score of C.h. Friend Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in C.h. Friend Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in C.h. Friend Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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