Metompkin Elementary School

  • Metompkin Elementary School serves 634 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 59% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Metompkin Elementary School's student population of 634 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students634 students
This chart display total students of Metompkin Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Metompkin Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Metompkin Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Metompkin Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Metompkin Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Metompkin Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#1750 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Metompkin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Metompkin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Metompkin Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Metompkin Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
39%
15%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Black
42%
23%
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 2016-17 school year data.
White
19%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Metompkin Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Metompkin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.640.43
This chart display the diversity score of Metompkin Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Metompkin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameACCOMACK CO PBLC SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Metompkin Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn how various states regulate maximum class sizes.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.