Dupont Elementary School

  • Dupont Elementary School serves 692 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Dupont Elementary School's student population of 692 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students692 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dupont Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dupont Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#1671 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dupont 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dupont 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Dupont Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dupont Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
46%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dupont Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
32%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dupont Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Dupont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dupont Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.670.43
This chart display the diversity score of Dupont Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dupont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dupont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHOPEWELL CITY PBLC SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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