George W. Carver Elementary School

1110 W Leigh St
Richmond, VA 23220
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
George W. Carver Elementary School serves 484 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
George 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

George W. Carver Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

George W. Carver Elementary School's student population of 484 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

George W. Carver Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of George W. Carver Elementary School is 0.12, 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
#1345 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
80%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
1%
16%
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Black
94%
22%
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White
1%
49%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.120.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to George W. Carver Elementary School is Richmond Alternative School (0.6 miles away)
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