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 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 46% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students211 students
This chart display total students of Mount Zion Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Mount Zion Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState 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%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mount Zion Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
36%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mount Zion Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
54%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mount Zion Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mount Zion Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.580.68
This chart display the diversity score of Mount Zion Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mount Zion Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSuffolk City School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mount Zion Elementary School is King's Fork High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is King's Fork Middle School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Suffolk King's Fork High School Math: 60% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,501 student
    1.3 miles
    351 Kings Fork Road
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757) 923-5240
    1.3 9-12 1,501
  • Suffolk King's Fork Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,003 student
    1.3 miles
    350 Kings Fork Rd.
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757) 923-5246
    1.3 6-8 1,003
  • Suffolk Elephant's Fork Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
    1.6 miles
    2316 William Reid Dr
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757) 923-5250
    1.6 PK-5 594
  • Suffolk The College And Career Academy At Pruden Vocational School

    1.8 miles
    4169 Pruden Blvd
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757) 925-5651
    1.8 n/a n/a
  • Suffolk Hillpoint Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 762 students
    2.6 miles
    1101 Hillpoint Rd
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757) 925-6750
    2.6 PK-5 762
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