Rena B. Wright Primary

  • Rena B. Wright Primary serves 377 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Rena B. Wright Primary's student population of 377 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students377 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Rena B. Wright Primary
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Rena B. Wright Primary by grade.

School Comparison

  • Rena B. Wright Primary's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rena B. Wright Primary is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
9%
15%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Black
63%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Rena B. Wright Primary and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
24%
50%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
5%
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 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rena B. Wright Primary.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.540.43
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 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChesapeake City Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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