Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School

3131 Ironbound Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School serves 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Clara Byrd Baker 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 2017-18 school year.
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 78% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School's student population of 545 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School is 0.66, 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
#834 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
80%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
16%
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Black
18%
22%
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White
53%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
10%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.660.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilliamsburg-James City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School is Jamestown High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Berkeley Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laurel Lane Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Williamsburg Jamestown High School Math: 88% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,329 student
    1.4 miles
    3751 John Tyler Hwy
    Williamsburg, VA 23135
    (757) 259-3600
    1.4 9-12 1,329
  • Williamsburg Laurel Lane Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 517 students
    1.8 miles
    112 Laurel Lane
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 229-7597
    1.8 PK-5 517
  • Williamsburg Berkeley Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 883 students
    3.2 miles
    1118 Ironbound Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 229-8051
    3.2 6-8 883
  • Williamsburg Eastern St. Hosp. Ed. Prg Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12
    3.2 miles
    4601 Ironbound Rd B11
    Williamsburg, VA 23187
    (757) 253-4250
    3.2 PK-12 n/a
  • Williamsburg Matoaka Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 754 students
    3.2 miles
    4001 Brick Bat Road
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 564-4001
    3.2 K-5 754

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