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 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of James Hurst Elementary School is 0.42, 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
|#1290 out of 1791 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
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 (14-15)|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Portsmouth City School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to James Hurst Elementary School is I.c. Norcom High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cradock Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Victory Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Portsmouth Cradock Middle School Grades: 7-8 | 503 students
21 Alden Ave
Portsmouth, VA 23702
(757) 393-8788 0.4 7-8 503
- Portsmouth Cradock Technical & Career Center
4300 George Washington Highway
Portsmouth, VA 23702
(757) 393-8117 0.4 n/a n/a
- Portsmouth Victory Elementary School Grades: K-6 | 598 students
2828 Greenwood Drive
Portsmouth, VA 23701
(757) 393-8806 1 K-6 598
- Portsmouth Brighton Elementary School Grades: K-6 | 469 students
1100 Portsmouth Blvd.
Portsmouth, VA 23704
(757) 393-8870 1.5 K-6 469
- Chesapeake G.a. Treakle Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
2500 Gilmerton Rd
Chesapeake, VA 23323
(757) 558-5361 1.5 PK-5 520
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