Metompkin Elementary School

  • Metompkin Elementary School serves 600 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 53% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Metompkin 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Metompkin Elementary School's student population of 600 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students600 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Metompkin 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 Metompkin Elementary School is 0.67, 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#1728 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
56%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
38%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Metompkin Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
39%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Metompkin Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
21%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
6%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Metompkin Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.670.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Metompkin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAccomack County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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