Cool Spring Elementary School

  • Cool Spring Elementary School serves 661 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (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 93% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cool Spring Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Cool Spring Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Cool Spring Elementary School's student population of 661 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cool Spring Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cool Spring Elementary School is 0.26, 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 School Rank (16-17)#97 out of 1801 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
5%
22%
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White
86%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score0.260.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHanover County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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