Roanoke Academy For Mathematics & Science Elementary School

  • Roanoke Academy For Mathematics & Science Elementary School serves 450 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Roanoke Academy For Mathematics & Science Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.

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Roanoke Academy For Mathematics & Science Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Roanoke Academy For Mathematics & Science Elementary School's student population of 450 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Roanoke Academy For Mathematics & Science Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Roanoke Academy For Mathematics & Science Elementary School is 0.35, 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#1296 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)70-74%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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7%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
84%
23%
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White
7%
50%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score0.350.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoanoke City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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