Mount Zion Elementary School (Closed 2012)

3264 Pruden Blvd
Suffolk, VA 23434
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Mount Zion Elementary School served 211 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 90-94% (which was higher than the Virginia state average of 86%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 80-84% (which was lower than the Virginia state average of 88%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 46% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
211 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
90-94%
86%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
80-84%
88%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
2%
18%
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Black
36%
22%
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White
54%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mount Zion Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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