P.b. Young Senior Elementary School

543 E. Olney Rd
Norfolk, VA 23510
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.b. Young Senior Elementary School serves 492 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 74%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 74%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

P.b. Young Senior Elementary School's student population of 492 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students492 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of P.b. Young Senior Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of P.b. Young Senior Elementary School is 0.06, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
45-49%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of P.b. Young Senior Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
35-39%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of P.b. Young Senior 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of P.b. Young Senior Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
97%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.b. Young Senior Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.b. Young Senior Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in P.b. Young Senior Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Virginia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.b. Young Senior Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.060.68
This chart display the diversity score of P.b. Young Senior Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.b. Young Senior Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.b. Young Senior Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorfolk City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.b. Young Senior Elementary School is Matthew Fontaine Maury High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ghent K-8 (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tidewater Park Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Norfolk Tidewater Park Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 285 students
    0.4 miles
    1045 E Brambleton Ave
    Norfolk, VA 23504
    (757) 628-2500
    0.4 3-5 285
  • Norfolk Ghent K-8 Math: 65% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 513 students
    0.6 miles
    200 Shirley Ave
    Norfolk, VA 23517
    (757) 628-2565
    0.6 K-8 513
  • Norfolk Matthew Fontaine Maury High School Magnet School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,673 student
    0.7 miles
    322 Shirley Ave
    Norfolk, VA 23517
    (757) 628-3344
    0.7 9-12 1,673
  • Norfolk William H. Ruffner Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 580 students
    0.7 miles
    610 May Ave.
    Norfolk, VA 23504
    (757) 628-2466
    0.7 6-8 580
  • Norfolk Booker T Washington High School Math: 61% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 927 students
    1.0 miles
    1111 Park Ave
    Norfolk, VA 23504
    (757) 628-3575
    1 9-12 927

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