Miles Jones Elementary School

200 Beaufont Hill Drive
Richmond, VA 23225
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Miles Jones Elementary School serves 634 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Miles Jones 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 58% (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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Miles Jones Elementary School's student population of 634 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 61% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students634 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Miles Jones 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 Miles Jones Elementary School is 0.45, 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
#1684 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
58%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
25%
16%
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Black
70%
22%
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White
4%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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6%
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Diversity Score
0.450.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Miles Jones Elementary School is George Wythe High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lucille M. Brown Middle School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richmond Lucille M. Brown Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 755 students
    1.0 miles
    6300 Jahnke Rd
    Richmond, VA 23225
    (804) 319-3013
    1 6-8 755
  • Richmond Elizabeth D. Redd Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 422 students
    1.1 miles
    5601 Jahnke Rd
    Richmond, VA 23225
    (804) 780-5061
    1.1 PK-5 422
  • Richmond G.h. Reid Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 700 students
    1.2 miles
    1301 Whitehead Rd
    Richmond, VA 23225
    (804) 745-3550
    1.2 PK-5 700
  • Richmond Westover Hills Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
    1.5 miles
    1211 Jahnke Rd
    Richmond, VA 23225
    (804) 780-5002
    1.5 PK-5 446
  • Richmond George Wythe High School Math: 40% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,180 student
    1.7 miles
    4314 Crutchfield St
    Richmond, VA 23225
    (804) 780-5037
    1.7 9-12 1,180

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