General Stanford Elementary School

  • General Stanford Elementary School serves 442 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • General Stanford Elementary School's student population of 442 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students442 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • General Stanford Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of General Stanford Elementary School is 0.74, 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)
Overall School Rank#349 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of General Stanford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of General Stanford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
21%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in General Stanford Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
24%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in General Stanford Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
39%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in General Stanford Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in General Stanford Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.740.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in General Stanford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
24%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in General Stanford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in 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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