Mount Hermon Preschool Center

Tel: (757)393-8825
  • Mount Hermon Preschool Center serves 186 students in grades PK.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
  • Mount Hermon Preschool Center operates within the Portsmouth City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 186 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: PK
Total Students 186 students
Mount Hermon Preschool Center Total Students (2014-2015)
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Mount Hermon Preschool Center Total Teachers (2014-2015)

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.31 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 14:1 16:1
Mount Hermon Preschool Center Student Teacher Ratio (2014-2015)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Mount Hermon Preschool Center Black Students (2014-2015)
Black
82%
23%
Mount Hermon Preschool Center Black Students (2014-2015)
White
13%
51%
Mount Hermon Preschool Center White Students (2014-2015)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Mount Hermon Preschool Center Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Mount Hermon Preschool Center 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.
0.31 0.42
Mount Hermon Preschool Center Diversity Score (2008-2015)
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.
64%
34%
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.
5%
6%

District Comparison

  • Portsmouth City School District's student population of 15,080 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,433 in this district is less than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,481 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Portsmouth City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed 15,080 3,627
Portsmouth City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $156 MM $41 MM
Portsmouth City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $157 MM $40 MM
Portsmouth City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,433 $11,380
Portsmouth City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,481 $11,077
Portsmouth City 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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