Mount Airy Elementary School

  • Mount Airy Elementary School serves 188 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mount Airy Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Mount Airy Elementary School's student population of 188 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students188 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mount Airy Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mount Airy Elementary School is 0.56, 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 School Rank#385 out of 1791 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)80-84%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
9%
15%
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Black
40%
23%
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White
50%
50%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score0.560.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePittsylvania County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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