Goochland Elementary School

Goochland Elementary School serves 353 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Goochland Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 80-84% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Goochland Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Goochland Elementary School's student population of 353 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Goochland Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Goochland Elementary School is 0.45, 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
#584 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
80-84%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
14%
22%
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White
73%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.450.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGoochland County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Goochland Elementary School is Goochland High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Goochland Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Goochland Goochland High School Math: 79% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 838 students
    0.4 miles
    3250a River Road West
    Goochland, VA 23063
    (804) 556-5322
    0.4 9-12 838
  • Goochland Goochland Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 607 students
    0.4 miles
    3250b River Road West
    Goochland, VA 23063
    (804) 556-5320
    0.4 6-8 607
  • Richmond Coderva Regional High School Alternative School

    1.6 miles
    1405 Cummings Dr
    Richmond, VA 23220
    (804) 543-9921
    1.6 n/a n/a
  • Crozier Randolph Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 481 students
    5.9 miles
    1552 Sheppard Town Rd
    Crozier, VA 23039
    (804) 556-5385
    5.9 PK-5 481
  • Goochland Byrd Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 346 students
    9.3 miles
    2704 Hadensville Fife Rd
    Goochland, VA 23063
    (804) 556-5380
    9.3 PK-5 346

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