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 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Prices Fork Elementary School operates within the Montgomery County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 413 students has grown by 78% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 100% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 413 students
Prices Fork Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Prices Fork Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Prices Fork Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Prices Fork Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 16:1
Prices Fork Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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%
51%
Prices Fork Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Prices Fork Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Prices Fork Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Prices Fork Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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.
0.22 0.42
Prices Fork Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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 (1994-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Montgomery County School District's student population of 9,703 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,094 is higher than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,088 is higher than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed 9,703 3,627
Montgomery County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $41 MM
Montgomery County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $108 MM $40 MM
Montgomery County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,094 $11,380
Montgomery County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,088 $11,077
Montgomery County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View 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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