Cedar Road Elementary School

1605 Cedar Rd
Chesapeake, VA 23322
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Cedar Road Elementary School serves 858 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cedar Road Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (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 86% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Cedar Road Elementary School's student population of 858 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students858 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Cedar Road Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Cedar Road Elementary School is 0.53, 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 Testing Rank
#299 out of 1791 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
89%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
16%
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Black
10%
22%
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White
67%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.530.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChesapeake City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cedar Road Elementary School is Grassfield High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hugo A. Owens Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grassfield Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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