Clark Springs Elementary School (Closed 2014)

1101 Dance St
Richmond, VA 23220
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Clark Springs Elementary School served 316 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 55-59% (which was lower than the Virginia state average of 71%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-44% (which was lower than the Virginia state average of 74%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students316 students
This chart display total students of Clark Springs Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Clark Springs Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
55-59%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clark Springs 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
40-44%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clark Springs 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Clark Springs Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
n/a
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Clark Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
95%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Clark Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
4%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Clark Springs Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
6%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clark Springs Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.100.68
This chart display the diversity score of Clark Springs Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Clark Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clark Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond City School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Clark Springs Elementary School is Open High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Amelia Street Special Education (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richmond Open High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 181 students
    0.4 miles
    600 S Pine St
    Richmond, VA 23220
    (804) 780-4661
    0.4 9-12 181
  • Richmond Maymont Pre-k Center
    Grades: PK | 984 students
    0.6 miles
    1211 S. Allen Ave.
    Richmond, VA 23220
    (804) 780-6263
    0.6 PK 984
  • Richmond Amelia Street Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 44 students
    0.7 miles
    1821 Amelia St
    Richmond, VA 23220
    (804) 780-6275
    0.7 PK-12 44
  • Richmond Binford Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 417 students
    0.7 miles
    1701 Floyd Ave
    Richmond, VA 23220
    (804) 780-6231
    0.7 6-8 417
  • Richmond Yvonne B. Miller High School Alternative School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 137 students
    1.0 miles
    600 E. Main Street, Floor 20
    Richmond, VA 23219
    (804) 371-0700
    1 6-12 137
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