Park Avenue Elementary School

  • Park Avenue Elementary School serves 478 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Park Avenue Elementary School operates within the Danville City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 478 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students478 students
Park Avenue Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Park Avenue Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Park Avenue Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradePark Avenue Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Park Avenue Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Park Avenue Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2015)
Hispanic
12%
14%
Park Avenue Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
58%
23%
Park Avenue Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
28%
52%
Park Avenue Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Park Avenue Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPark Avenue Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
0.580.66
Park Avenue Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
71%
34%
Park Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
4%
6%
Park Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Danville City School District's student population of 6,315 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,822 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,680 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameDanville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed6,3153,627
Danville City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$75 MM$42 MM
Danville City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$74 MM$42 MM
Danville City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,822$10,576
Danville City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,680$10,658
Danville City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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