Nickelsville Elementary School

  • Nickelsville Elementary School serves 277 students in grades PK-7.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Nickelsville Elementary School operates within the Scott County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 277 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-7
Total Students 277 students
Nickelsville Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Nickelsville Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Nickelsville Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Nickelsville Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Nickelsville Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Hispanic
6%
14%
Nickelsville Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
n/a
23%
Nickelsville Elementary School Black Students (2002-2010)
White
94%
51%
Nickelsville Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Nickelsville Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Nickelsville Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.11 0.42
Nickelsville Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
51%
34%
Nickelsville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Nickelsville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Scott County School District's student population of 3,783 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,004 in this district is less than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,014 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Scott County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 3,783 3,627
Scott County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $41 MM
Scott County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $34 MM $40 MM
Scott County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,004 $11,380
Scott County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,014 $11,077
Scott County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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