Peak View Elementary School

641 Lawyer Rd.
Penn Laird, VA 22846
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Peak View Elementary School serves 464 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Peak View Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (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 79% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Peak View Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Peak View Elementary School's student population of 464 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Peak View Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Peak View Elementary School is 0.51, 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
#418 out of 1791 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
95%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
29%
16%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
64%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.510.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRockingham County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Peak View Elementary School is Spotswood High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Skyline Middle School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cub Run Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Penn Laird Cub Run Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 606 students
    1.0 miles
    1451 South Montevideo Circle
    Penn Laird, VA 22846
    (540) 289-5854
    1 PK-5 606
  • Penn Laird Spotswood High School Math: 92% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 942 students
    2.1 miles
    368 Blazer Drive
    Penn Laird, VA 22846
    (540) 289-3100
    2.1 9-12 942
  • Mc Gaheysville Mcgaheysville Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 261 students
    2.8 miles
    9508 Spotswood Trail
    Mc Gaheysville, VA 22840
    (540) 289-3004
    2.8 PK-5 261
  • Harrisonburg Stone Spring Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 467 students
    4.8 miles
    1575 Peach Grove Ave
    Harrisonburg, VA 22801
    (540) 574-1199
    4.8 K-5 467
  • Harrisonburg Skyline Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 678 students
    5.0 miles
    470 Linda Lane
    Harrisonburg, VA 22802
    (540) 434-6862
    5 6-8 678

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