G.w. Carver Elementary School

220 Trott Circle
Martinsville, VA 24112
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
G.w. Carver Elementary School serves 567 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
G.w. Carver 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 84% (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 73% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

G.w. Carver Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

G.w. Carver Elementary School's student population of 567 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students567 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

G.w. Carver 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 G.w. Carver Elementary School is 0.60, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1066 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
Hispanic
16%
16%
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Black
14%
22%
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White
59%
49%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
10%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.600.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenry County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to G.w. Carver Elementary School is Martinsville High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Fieldale-collinsville Middle School (2.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Collinsville Fieldale-collinsville Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 854 students
    2.9 miles
    645 Miles Road
    Collinsville, VA 24078
    (276) 647-3841
    2.9 6-8 854
  • Martinsville Albert Harris Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 467 students
    3.3 miles
    710 Smith Road
    Martinsville, VA 24112
    (276) 403-5838
    3.3 K-5 467
  • Collinsville Collinsville Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 347 students
    3.6 miles
    15 Primary School Rd
    Collinsville, VA 24078
    (276) 647-8932
    3.6 PK-2 347
  • Collinsville John Redd Smith Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 290 students
    3.6 miles
    40 School Dr
    Collinsville, VA 24078
    (276) 647-7676
    3.6 3-5 290
  • Martinsville Martinsville High School Math: 85% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 580 students
    3.7 miles
    351 Commonwealth Blvd
    Martinsville, VA 24112
    (276) 403-5870
    3.7 9-12 580

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