105 Primmer House Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22405
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Conway Elementary School serves 792 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Conway 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (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 81% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Conway Elementary School's student population of 792 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
792 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Conway Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Conway Elementary School is 0.61, 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 Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#855 out of 1800 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
16%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
59%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Conway Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Conway Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
There are more than 41 teachers in that school. Some staff members are very mean. They fight among themselves and got the other principal fired. They yell at kids and treat parents like criminals. Some teachers don't teach subjects that aren't being tested on the SOLS.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 792 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61 (Top 50%)

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