184 Fort Defiance Rd
Fort Defiance, VA 24437
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Edward G. Clymore Elementary School serves 797 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Edward G. Clymore 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (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 71% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Edward G. Clymore Elementary School's student population of 797 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
797 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Edward G. Clymore Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Edward G. Clymore Elementary School is 0.24, 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
#1106 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
87%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 797 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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