641 Lawyer Rd.
Penn Laird, VA 22846
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Peak View Elementary School serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Peak View Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Peak View Elementary School's student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
457 students
This chart display total students of Peak View Elementary School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Peak View Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Peak View Elementary School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Peak View Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Peak View Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Peak View Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#924 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Peak View Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Peak View 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Peak View 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Peak View Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Peak View Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
31%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Peak View Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
1%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Peak View Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
62%
46%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Peak View Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Peak View Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Peak View Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.52
This chart display the diversity score of Peak View Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Peak View Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Peak View Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Peak View Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Teaching: Using Virtual Reality
Teaching: Using Virtual Reality
Virtual Reality can enhance your lessons safely and efficiently. Virtual reality allows your students to explore worlds they might not otherwise see. We offer some suggestions on how to use VR in your classrooom.
Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or JROTC
July 11, 2022
Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or JROTC
JROTC offers valuable lessons in leadership, character-building and citizenship. Here's a look at the various JROTC programs out there together with a look at the pros and cons of the program.
Teaching: Contract Renewal
July 05, 2022
Teaching: Contract Renewal
Most teaching contracts are year-to-year, or longer if you're eligible. Here are some suggestions for safeguarding your employment.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

Related School Videos

Quick Links