Chase City Elementary School

  • Chase City Elementary School serves 425 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 70-74% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Chase City Elementary School placed in the bottom 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 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Chase City Elementary School's student population of 425 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students425 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chase City Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chase City Elementary School is 0.56, 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)#1155 out of 1801 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
56%
22%
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White
36%
49%
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score0.560.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMecklenburg County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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