Paul Munro Elementary School

4641 Locksview Rd
Lynchburg, VA 24503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Paul Munro Elementary School serves 333 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Paul Munro Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Paul Munro Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Paul Munro Elementary School's student population of 333 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students333 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Paul Munro Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Paul Munro Elementary School is 0.59, 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
#270 out of 1791 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
85-89%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
32%
22%
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White
55%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.590.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLynchburg City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Paul Munro Elementary School is E.c. Glass High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Linkhorne Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bedford Hills Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lynchburg Bedford Hills Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 456 students
    1.0 miles
    4330 Morningside Dr
    Lynchburg, VA 24503
    (434) 515-5210
    1 PK-5 456
  • Lynchburg Linkhorne Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 458 students
    2.5 miles
    2501 Linkhorne Dr
    Lynchburg, VA 24503
    (434) 515-5240
    2.5 PK-5 458
  • Lynchburg Linkhorne Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 603 students
    2.5 miles
    2525 Linkhorne Dr
    Lynchburg, VA 24503
    (434) 515-5330
    2.5 6-8 603
  • Lynchburg Boonsboro Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 303 students
    3.0 miles
    1234 Eagle Circle
    Lynchburg, VA 24503
    (434) 384-2881
    3 K-5 303
  • Lynchburg Dearington Elementary/innovation Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 183 students
    3.6 miles
    210 Smyth St
    Lynchburg, VA 24501
    (434) 515-5220
    3.6 PK-5 183

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