Mcharg Elementary School

  • Mcharg Elementary School serves 406 students in grades PK-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Mcharg Elementary School operates within the Radford City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 406 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-2
Total Students406 students
Mcharg Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Mcharg Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Mcharg Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeMcharg Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Mcharg Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Mcharg Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
5%
14%
Mcharg Elementary School Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
10%
23%
Mcharg Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
77%
52%
Mcharg Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
8%
5%
Mcharg Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMcharg Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.390.66
Mcharg Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
41%
34%
Mcharg Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Mcharg Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Radford City School District's student population of 1,664 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,941 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,186 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District NameRadford City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed1,6643,627
Radford City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$19 MM$42 MM
Radford City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$19 MM$42 MM
Radford City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,941$10,576
Radford City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,186$10,658
Radford City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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