Jacobs Road Elementary School

  • Jacobs Road Elementary School serves 761 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (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.
  • Jacobs Road 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 student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Jacobs Road Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Jacobs Road Elementary School's student population of 761 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students761 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jacobs Road 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jacobs Road Elementary School is 0.68, which is equal to 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#1169 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
74%
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
16%
15%
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Black
33%
23%
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White
44%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.680.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChesterfield County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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