Churchland Academy Elementary School

  • Churchland Academy Elementary School serves 661 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 83% (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 80% (which is equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Churchland Academy Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Churchland Academy Elementary School's student population of 661 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Churchland Academy 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 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Churchland Academy Elementary School is 0.35, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#694 out of 1801 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Churchland Academy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Churchland Academy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
80%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Churchland Academy Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
12%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Churchland Academy Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Churchland Academy Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.350.68
This chart display the diversity score of Churchland Academy Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Churchland Academy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Churchland Academy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortsmouth City PBLC Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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