Lawson-marriott Elementary School

1599 Newtown Rd
Saint Stephens Church, VA 23148
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Lawson-marriott Elementary School serves 316 students in grades Prekindergarten-7.
Lawson-marriott Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Lawson-marriott Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Lawson-marriott Elementary School's student population of 316 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7
Total Students316 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Lawson-marriott 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 Lawson-marriott Elementary School is 0.63, 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
#1270 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
65-69%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
16%
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Black
40%
22%
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White
46%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.630.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKing And Queen County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lawson-marriott Elementary School is King William High School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hamilton Holmes Middle School (8.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • King William King William High School Math: 63% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 706 students
    6.7 miles
    80 Cavalier Drive
    King William, VA 23086
    (804) 769-3434
    6.7 9-12 706
  • King William Regional Alternative Ed/king William Alternative School

    6.7 miles
    80 Cavalier Dr
    King William, VA 23086
    (804) 769-2708
    6.7 n/a n/a
  • King William Hamilton Holmes Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 516 students
    8.9 miles
    18444 King William Road
    King William, VA 23086
    (804) 769-3434
    8.9 6-8 516
  • King William Acquinton Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 505 students
    9.0 miles
    18550 King William Road
    King William, VA 23086
    (804) 769-3434
    9 3-5 505
  • King William Cool Spring Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 467 students
    9.2 miles
    7301 Acquinton Church Rd.
    King William, VA 23086
    (804) 769-3434
    9.2 PK-2 467

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