Joseph Sibilly Elementary School

14 15 16 Estate Elizabeth
St Thomas, VI 00802
  • Joseph Sibilly Elementary School serves 250 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is lower than the Virgin Islands state average of 91%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is lower than the Virgin Islands state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Joseph Sibilly Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virgin Islands 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 13:1 is higher than the Virgin Islands state level of 11:1.

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School Overview

  • Joseph Sibilly Elementary School's student population of 250 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joseph Sibilly Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 27 schools in Virgin Islands (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joseph Sibilly Elementary School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VI)
Overall Testing Rank#24 out of 27 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)70-74%
91%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)65-69%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:111:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
72%
77%
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White
21%
2%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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Diversity Score0.470.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
99%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaint Thomas - Saint John School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VI Dept. of Education

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