Courtland Elementary School

6601 Smith Station Rd
Spotsylvania, VA 22553
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Courtland Elementary School serves 532 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Courtland Elementary School placed in the bottom 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 75% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Courtland Elementary School's student population of 532 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students532 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Courtland Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Courtland 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1007 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
80%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
16%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
58%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.610.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpotsylvania County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Courtland Elementary School is Courtland High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Freedom Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Courthouse Road Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fredericksburg Commonwealth Governor's School Magnet School

    0.8 miles
    12301 Spotswood Furnace Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 891-2445
    0.8 n/a n/a
  • Spotsylvania Courtland High School Math: 73% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,174 student
    0.8 miles
    6701 Smith Station Rd
    Spotsylvania, VA 22553
    (540) 898-4445
    0.8 9-12 1,174
  • Spotsylvania Spotsylvania Career And Technical Center Vocational School

    0.8 miles
    6713 Smith Station Rd
    Spotsylvania, VA 22553
    (540) 898-2655
    0.8 n/a n/a
  • Spotsylvania Courthouse Road Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 808 students
    0.9 miles
    9911 Courthouse Rd
    Spotsylvania, VA 22553
    (540) 891-0400
    0.9 PK-5 808
  • Fredericksburg Parkside Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 860 students
    1.9 miles
    5620 Smith Station Rd.
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 710-5190
    1.9 PK-5 860

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