Heritage Elementary School

  • Heritage Elementary School serves 443 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Heritage Elementary School operates within the Lynchburg City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 443 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students443 students
Heritage Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Heritage Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Heritage Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeHeritage Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Heritage Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
10%
6%
Heritage Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
6%
14%
Heritage Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
44%
23%
Heritage Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
32%
52%
Heritage Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Heritage Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHeritage Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.690.66
Heritage Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
70%
34%
Heritage Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Heritage Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lynchburg City School District's student population of 7,561 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,643 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,110 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameLynchburg City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed7,5613,627
Lynchburg City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$100 MM$42 MM
Lynchburg City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$95 MM$42 MM
Lynchburg City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,643$10,576
Lynchburg City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,110$10,658
Lynchburg City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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