Prices Fork Elementary School

  • Prices Fork Elementary School serves 413 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Prices Fork Elementary School operates within the Montgomery County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 413 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students413 students
Prices Fork Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Prices Fork Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Prices Fork Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradePrices Fork Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
Prices Fork Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Prices Fork Elementary School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
5%
14%
Prices Fork Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
5%
23%
Prices Fork Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
88%
52%
Prices Fork Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Prices Fork Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPrices Fork Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
0.220.66
Prices Fork Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
45%
34%
Prices Fork Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
9%
6%
Prices Fork Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Montgomery County School District's student population of 9,423 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,410 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,734 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameMontgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed9,4233,627
Montgomery County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$111 MM$42 MM
Montgomery County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$105 MM$42 MM
Montgomery County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,410$10,576
Montgomery County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,734$10,658
Montgomery County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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5  5/12/2014
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