Kempsville Elementary School

570 Kempsville Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23464
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Kempsville Elementary School serves 477 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kempsville Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (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 87% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kempsville Elementary School's student population of 477 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Kempsville Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Kempsville Elementary School is 0.65, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#259 out of 1791 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
88%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
16%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
56%
49%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
10%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.650.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVa Beach City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kempsville Elementary School is Kempsville High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kempsville Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Virginia Beach Kempsville High School Math: 80% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,662 student
    0.2 miles
    5194 Chief Trail
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
    (757) 648-5450
    0.2 9-12 1,662
  • Virginia Beach Kempsville Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 812 students
    0.7 miles
    860 Churchill Dr
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
    (757) 648-4700
    0.7 6-8 812
  • Virginia Beach Providence Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 569 students
    1.0 miles
    4968 Providence Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
    (757) 648-3520
    1 PK-5 569
  • Virginia Beach Fairfield Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 551 students
    1.1 miles
    5428 Providence Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
    (757) 648-2480
    1.1 PK-5 551
  • Virginia Beach Kempsville Meadows Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 491 students
    1.1 miles
    736 Edwin Dr
    Virginia Beach, VA 23462
    (757) 648-2760
    1.1 PK-5 491

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