Gatewood Academy

  • Gatewood Academy serves 61 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Gatewood Academy's student population of 61 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students61 students
This chart display total students of Gatewood Academy by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Gatewood Academy
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gatewood Academy's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gatewood Academy is 0.59, which is more 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)
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gatewood Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gatewood Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gatewood Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
55%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gatewood Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
32%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gatewood Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gatewood Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gatewood Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.590.43
This chart display the diversity score of Gatewood Academy and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewport News City Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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