Kate Waller Barrett Elementary School

  • Kate Waller Barrett Elementary School serves 826 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (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 81% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Kate Waller Barrett Elementary School's student population of 826 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students826 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kate Waller Barrett Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kate Waller Barrett Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#960 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
27%
15%
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Black
26%
23%
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White
34%
50%
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Two or more races
11%
5%
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Diversity Score0.740.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStafford Co Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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