508 Harris Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Jackson-via Elementary School serves 378 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Jackson-via 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Jackson-via Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Jackson-via Elementary School's student population of 378 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Jackson-via Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Jackson-via Elementary School is 0.67, 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 Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1631 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
16%
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Black
51%
22%
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White
21%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
10%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 378 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 30%)

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