Nansemond Parkway Elementary School

3012 Nansemond Pkwy
Suffolk, VA 23434
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 396 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Nansemond Parkway Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 69%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 396 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • : Bottom 50% in VA
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Nansemond Parkway Elementary School's student population of 396 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
396 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Nansemond Parkway Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,792 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Nansemond Parkway Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
#1118 out of 1792 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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40-44%
54%
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65-69%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
18%
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Black
48%
22%
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White
35%
46%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
8%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nansemond Parkway Elementary School's ranking?
Nansemond Parkway Elementary School is ranked #1118 out of 1,792 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
What schools are Nansemond Parkway Elementary School often compared to?
Nansemond Parkway Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Creekside Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 54% VA state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 69% VA state average).
How many students attend Nansemond Parkway Elementary School?
396 students attend Nansemond Parkway Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
48% of Nansemond Parkway Elementary School students are Black, 35% of students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Nansemond Parkway Elementary School?
Nansemond Parkway Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Virginia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Nansemond Parkway Elementary School offer ?
Nansemond Parkway Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Nansemond Parkway Elementary School part of?
Nansemond Parkway Elementary School is part of Suffolk City PBLC Schs School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 396 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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