Eureka Elementary School

  • Eureka Elementary School serves 492 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Eureka Elementary 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 18:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

School Overview

  • Eureka Elementary School's student population of 492 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students492 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Eureka Elementary 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 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Eureka Elementary School is 0.48, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#1158 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
24%
23%
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White
68%
50%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Eureka Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.480.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Eureka Elementary School and the percentage of public school 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 NameCharlotte County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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