Ellen W. Chambliss Elementary School (Closed 2014)

10415 Higgins St
Wakefield, VA
Ellen W. Chambliss Elementary School served 209 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-79% (which was approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 71%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-79% (which was approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 74%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 83% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students209 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
70-79%
71%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
70-79%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
16%
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Black
77%
22%
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White
17%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ellen W. Chambliss Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.380.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ellen W. Chambliss Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ellen W. Chambliss Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSussex County School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ellen W. Chambliss Elementary School is Surry County High School (8.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Luther P. Jackson Middle School (9.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Surry Elementary School (8.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dendron Surry Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 321 students
    8.8 miles
    1600 Hollybush Rd
    Dendron, VA 23839
    (757) 267-2558
    8.8 PK-4 321
  • Dendron Surry County High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 249 students
    8.9 miles
    1675 Hollybush Rd
    Dendron, VA 23839
    (757) 267-2211
    8.9 9-12 249
  • Dendron Luther P. Jackson Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 222 students
    9.0 miles
    4255 New Design Rd
    Dendron, VA 23839
    (757) 267-2810
    9 5-8 222
  • Sedley Nottoway Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 315 students
    9.1 miles
    13093 Ivor Rd.
    Sedley, VA 23878
    (757) 859-6539
    9.1 PK-5 315
  • Stony Creek Sussex Central Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
    14.4 miles
    21392 Sussex Drive
    Stony Creek, VA 23882
    (434) 246-8960
    14.4 PK-5 527
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