Jackson-via Elementary School

508 Harris Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 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).

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School Overview

Jackson-via Elementary School's student population of 378 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Jackson-via 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1589 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
65-69%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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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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Diversity Score
0.670.68
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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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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlottesville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jackson-via Elementary School is Monticello High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Buford Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Johnson Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charlottesville Johnson Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 366 students
    0.6 miles
    1645 Cherry Avenue
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434) 245-2417
    0.6 PK-4 366
  • Charlottesville Blue Ridge Juvenile Detention Home Alternative School

    0.8 miles
    195 Peregory Ln.
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    (434) 951-9340
    0.8 n/a n/a
  • Charlottesville Buford Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 525 students
    1.0 miles
    1000 Cherry Avenue
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434) 245-2411
    1 7-8 525
  • Charlottesville Monticello Governor's Health Sciences Academy Vocational School

    1.3 miles
    1400 Independence Way
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    (434) 244-3100
    1.3 n/a n/a
  • Charlottesville Paul H. Cale Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 663 students
    1.3 miles
    1757 Avon Street Extended
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    (434) 293-7455
    1.3 PK-5 663

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