Montvale Elementary School

  • Montvale Elementary School serves 252 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Montvale Elementary School operates within the Bedford County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 252 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 252 students
Montvale Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Montvale Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Montvale Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Montvale Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Montvale Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Montvale Elementary School Asian Students (2004-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
14%
Montvale Elementary School Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
n/a
23%
Montvale Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
94%
51%
Montvale Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Montvale Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Montvale Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Montvale Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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.
0.11 0.42
Montvale Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
46%
34%
Montvale Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
9%
6%
Montvale Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bedford County School District's student population of 10,097 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,354 is higher than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,772 is higher than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Bedford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
4
Number of Students Managed 10,097 3,627
Bedford County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $127 MM $41 MM
Bedford County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $121 MM $40 MM
Bedford County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,354 $11,380
Bedford County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,772 $11,077
Bedford County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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