Mount Olivet Elementary School

255 Lancer Lane
Martinsville, VA 24112
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Mount Olivet Elementary School serves 308 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mount Olivet Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 75-79% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mount Olivet Elementary School's student population of 308 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Mount Olivet 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 Mount Olivet Elementary School is 0.65, 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
#982 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
75-79%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
11%
16%
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Black
42%
22%
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White
41%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.650.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenry County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mount Olivet Elementary School is Martinsville High School (4.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Laurel Park Middle School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Martinsville Laurel Park Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 777 students
    1.6 miles
    280 Laurel Park Avenue
    Martinsville, VA 24112
    (276) 632-7216
    1.6 6-8 777
  • Martinsville Patrick Henry Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 427 students
    2.5 miles
    1810 Church Street Ext.
    Martinsville, VA 24112
    (276) 403-5812
    2.5 K-5 427
  • Martinsville Martinsville Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 427 students
    3.2 miles
    201 Brown St.
    Martinsville, VA 24112
    (276) 403-5886
    3.2 6-8 427
  • Martinsville Clearview Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 115 students
    3.5 miles
    800 Ainsley Street
    Martinsville, VA 24112
    (276) 403-5800
    3.5 PK 115
  • Martinsville Martinsville High School Math: 69% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 580 students
    4.0 miles
    351 Commonwealth Blvd
    Martinsville, VA 24112
    (276) 403-5870
    4 9-12 580

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