2828 Pleasant Acres Dr
Virginia Beach, VA 23453
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Christopher Farms Elementary School serves 613 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Christopher Farms Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 613 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Christopher Farms Elementary School's student population of 613 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
613 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Christopher Farms Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Christopher Farms Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#427 out of 1800 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
8%
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Hispanic
20%
18%
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Black
7%
22%
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White
55%
46%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
12%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 613 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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