26 Pleasant View Road
Austinville, VA 24312
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Laurel Elementary School serves 224 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Laurel Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Laurel Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Laurel Elementary School's student population of 224 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
224 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Laurel Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Laurel Elementary School is 0.10, 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
#584 out of 1800 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
95%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
6%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 224 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

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