New Kent Elementary School

11705 New Kent Hwy
New Kent, VA 23124
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
New Kent Elementary School serves 795 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
New Kent Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (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 83% (which is higher 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 26% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

New Kent Elementary School's student population of 795 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students795 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

New Kent 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 New Kent Elementary School is 0.44, 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
#526 out of 1791 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
84%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
16%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
74%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.440.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Kent County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Kent Elementary School is New Kent High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is New Kent Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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