Elko Middle School

  • Elko Middle School serves 912 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Elko Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Elko Middle School's student population of 912 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students912 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Elko Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elko Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elko Middle School is 0.61, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elko Middle School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elko Middle School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Elko Middle School and the average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Elko Middle School and the percentage of Asian students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elko Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
49%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elko Middle School and the percentage of Black students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
39%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Elko Middle School and the percentage of White students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Elko Middle School and the percentage of students of two or more races in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elko Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.610.42
This chart display the diversity score of Elko Middle School and the average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elko Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elko Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenrico County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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  3.67 out of 5  (3 reviews)
1  
School is very unprofessional and does not return calls to the parent or speak with the parent when they call. We should always have an outlet to speak with the school directly when there is an issue . Not happy with the school And the way they resolve issues.
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5  
BEST SCHOOL EVER wonderful staff members and teachers who make us incredibly smart
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5  
I Love Elko Middle School Its The Best School That Helps Me With My Problems When Kids Pick On Me
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