Pleasant Valley Elementary School

Pleasant Valley Elementary School serves 206 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Pleasant Valley 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 90-94% (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 75-79% (which is lower 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 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Pleasant Valley Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Pleasant Valley Elementary School's student population of 206 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students206 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Pleasant Valley 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 Pleasant Valley 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
#522 out of 1791 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
90-94%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
27%
16%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
65%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.510.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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 Pleasant Valley Elementary School is Harrisonburg High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Montevideo Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stone Spring Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harrisonburg Massanutten Technical Center Vocational School

    0.1 miles
    325 Pleasant Valley Rd
    Harrisonburg, VA 22801
    (540) 434-5961
    0.1 n/a n/a
  • Harrisonburg Stone Spring Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 467 students
    1.9 miles
    1575 Peach Grove Ave
    Harrisonburg, VA 22801
    (540) 574-1199
    1.9 K-5 467
  • Penn Laird Montevideo Middle School Math: 80% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 733 students
    2.2 miles
    7648 Mcgaheysville Rd
    Penn Laird, VA 22846
    (540) 289-3401
    2.2 6-8 733
  • Dayton Wilbur S. Pence Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 724 students
    2.2 miles
    375 Bowman Road
    Dayton, VA 22821
    (540) 879-2535
    2.2 6-8 724
  • Harrisonburg Harrisonburg High School Math: 71% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,798 student
    2.5 miles
    1001 Garbers Church Road
    Harrisonburg, VA 22801
    (540) 433-2652
    2.5 9-12 1,798

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