Elk Knob Elementary School

  • Elk Knob Elementary School serves 365 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (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 75-79% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) 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 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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Elk Knob Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Elk Knob Elementary School's student population of 365 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elk Knob Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elk Knob Elementary School is 0.04, which is less 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#531 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
n/a
23%
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White
98%
50%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elk Knob Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.040.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elk Knob 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 NameLEE CO PBLC SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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