Mount Pleasant Elementary School

3216 Mt Pleasant Blvd
Roanoke, VA 24014
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Mount Pleasant Elementary School serves 315 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mount Pleasant Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 80-84% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mount Pleasant Elementary School's student population of 315 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students315 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Mount Pleasant 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 diversity score of Mount Pleasant Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#424 out of 1791 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
85-89%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
88%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.220.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoanoke County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mount Pleasant Elementary School is William Byrd High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stonewall Jackson Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Garden City Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Roanoke Garden City Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 274 students
    1.4 miles
    3718 Garden City Blvd Se
    Roanoke, VA 24014
    (540) 853-2971
    1.4 PK-5 274
  • Roanoke Morningside Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 288 students
    1.8 miles
    1716 Wilson Avenue Se
    Roanoke, VA 24013
    (540) 853-2991
    1.8 PK-5 288
  • Roanoke Stonewall Jackson Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 571 students
    2.2 miles
    1004 Montrose Ave Se
    Roanoke, VA 24013
    (540) 853-6040
    2.2 6-8 571
  • Roanoke Crystal Spring Elementary School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
    2.5 miles
    2620 Carolina Ave Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24014
    (540) 853-2976
    2.5 PK-5 344
  • Roanoke Fallon Park Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 660 students
    2.6 miles
    502 19th St Se
    Roanoke, VA 24013
    (540) 853-2535
    2.6 PK-5 660

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