Harrison Road Elementary School

  • Harrison Road Elementary School serves 793 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (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 73% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Harrison Road Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Harrison Road Elementary School's student population of 793 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students793 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harrison Road Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harrison Road Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#1237 out of 1801 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harrison Road 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)
73%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harrison Road 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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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
31%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Harrison Road Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
16%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Harrison Road Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
43%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Harrison Road Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harrison Road Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.690.68
This chart display the diversity score of Harrison Road Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Harrison Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harrison Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpotsylvania County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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