Clark Elementary School

  • Clark Elementary School serves 345 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Clark Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Clark Elementary School's student population of 345 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clark Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clark Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clark Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
14%
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Black
53%
23%
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White
26%
50%
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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 Clark Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.630.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clark Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlottesville City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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