1701 Pleasure House Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Hermitage Elementary School serves 539 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hermitage Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 539 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Hermitage Elementary School's student population of 539 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
539 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Hermitage Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hermitage Elementary School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#455 out of 1800 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
8%
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Hispanic
15%
18%
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Black
12%
22%
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White
57%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 539 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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