Diamond Springs Elementary School

  • Diamond Springs Elementary School serves 607 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Diamond Springs Elementary School's student population of 607 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students607 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Diamond Springs Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Diamond Springs Elementary School is 0.48, 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)
Overall School Rankn/a
25%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
14%
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Black
71%
23%
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White
7%
50%
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Diamond Springs Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.480.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVa Beach City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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