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 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
  • Heritage Elementary School operates within the Lynchburg City School District.

School Overview

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

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Heritage Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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%
51%
Heritage Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Heritage Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Heritage Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Heritage Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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.
0.69 0.42
Heritage Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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 (1996-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lynchburg City School District's student population of 8,599 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,767 is higher than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,272 is higher than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lynchburg City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 8,599 3,627
Lynchburg City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $101 MM $41 MM
Lynchburg City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $97 MM $40 MM
Lynchburg City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,767 $11,380
Lynchburg City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,272 $11,077
Lynchburg City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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