James Hurst Elementary School
James Hurst Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%)
- James Hurst Elementary School's student population of 589 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-6|
|Total Students||589 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||36 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- James Hurst Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (VA)|
|Overall School Rank (16-17)||#1188 out of 1801 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch||n/a|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Portsmouth City School District|
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