J. Blaine Blayton Elementary School

800 Jolly Pond Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
J. Blaine Blayton Elementary School serves 539 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
J. Blaine Blayton Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (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 76% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

J. Blaine Blayton Elementary School's student population of 539 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students539 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

J. Blaine Blayton Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 J. Blaine Blayton Elementary School is 0.55, 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
#917 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
81%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
21%
22%
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White
63%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
8%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.550.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilliamsburg-James City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to J. Blaine Blayton Elementary School is Warhill High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lois Hornsby Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Williamsburg Lois Hornsby Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 945 students
    0.4 miles
    850 Jolly Pond Road
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 565-9400
    0.4 6-8 945
  • Williamsburg D.j. Montague Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 485 students
    1.6 miles
    5380 Centerville Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 258-3022
    1.6 K-5 485
  • Williamsburg Warhill High School Math: 80% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,376 student
    2.7 miles
    4615 Opportunity Way
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 565-4615
    2.7 9-12 1,376
  • Williamsburg Lafayette High School Math: 70% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,135 student
    2.8 miles
    4460 Longhill Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 565-0373
    2.8 9-12 1,135
  • Williamsburg Norge Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 635 students
    3.3 miles
    7311 Richmond Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 564-3372
    3.3 PK-5 635

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