Castlewood Elementary School

  • Castlewood Elementary School serves 442 students in grades 1-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (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 77% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Castlewood 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Castlewood Elementary School's student population of 442 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-7
Total Students442 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Castlewood Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Castlewood Elementary School is 0.04, 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 School Rank (16-17)#891 out of 1801 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
98%
49%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Castlewood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.040.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRussell County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lebanon Lebanon High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 609 students
    4.5 miles
    105 Charles C Long Drive
    Lebanon, VA 24266
    (276)889-6539
    4.5 8-12 609
  • Lebanon Lebanon Elementary School
    Grades: 2-4 | 353 students
    4.8 miles
    56 George Ben Whited Drive
    Lebanon, VA 24266
    (276)889-6531
    4.8 2-4 353
  • Lebanon Russell County Vocational Vocational School

    4.8 miles
    1 Vocational School Road
    Lebanon, VA 24266
    (276)889-6550
    4.8 n/a n/a
  • Lebanon Lebanon Middle School
    Grades: 5-7 | 367 students
    4.9 miles
    53 George Ben Whited Dr.
    Lebanon, VA 24266
    (276)889-6548
    4.9 5-7 367
  • Lebanon Lebanon Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 281 students
    5.9 miles
    919 East Main Street
    Lebanon, VA 24266
    (276)889-4507
    5.9 PK-1 281

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