Park Avenue Elementary School

Tel: (434)799-6452
  • Park Avenue Elementary School serves 478 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
  • Park Avenue Elementary School operates within the Danville City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 478 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 478 students
Park Avenue Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Park Avenue Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Park Avenue Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Park Avenue Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more 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
Park Avenue Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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%
51%
Park Avenue Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Park Avenue Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Park Avenue Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Park Avenue 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.
0.58 0.42
Park Avenue 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.
71%
34%
Park Avenue 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.
4%
6%
Park Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Danville City School District's student population of 6,315 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,866 in this district is less than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,835 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Danville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 6,315 3,627
Danville City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $41 MM
Danville City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $68 MM $40 MM
Danville City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,866 $11,380
Danville City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,835 $11,077
Danville City 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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