600 Park Ave
Chesapeake, VA 23324
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rena B Wright Primary serves 291 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

School Overview

Rena B Wright Primary's student population of 291 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
291 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Rena B Wright Primary is 0.57, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Rena B Wright Primary and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rena B Wright Primary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
62%
22%
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White
18%
46%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rena B Wright Primary 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
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Rena B Wright Primary 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
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.57
This chart display the diversity score of Rena B Wright Primary and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rena B Wright Primary 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 (14-15)
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rena B Wright Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 291 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57

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