Rockfish River Elementary School

200 Chapel Hollow Rd
Afton, VA 22920
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Rockfish River Elementary School serves 358 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rockfish River Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Rockfish River Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Rockfish River Elementary School's student population of 358 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Rockfish River 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 diversity score of Rockfish River Elementary School is 0.42, 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
#982 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
75-79%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
16%
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Black
7%
22%
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White
75%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.420.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNelson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rockfish River Elementary School is Waynesboro High School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kate Collins Middle School (10.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Berkeley Glenn Elementary School (8.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waynesboro Berkeley Glenn Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 285 students
    8.5 miles
    1020 Jefferson Ave
    Waynesboro, VA 22980
    (540) 946-4680
    8.5 K-5 285
  • Waynesboro Waynesboro High School Math: 62% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 837 students
    8.5 miles
    1200 Main St
    Waynesboro, VA 22980
    (540) 946-4616
    8.5 9-12 837
  • Waynesboro Wenonah Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 236 students
    8.8 miles
    125 N Bayard Ave
    Waynesboro, VA 22980
    (540) 946-4660
    8.8 K-5 236
  • Waynesboro Westwood Hills Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 467 students
    9.6 miles
    548 Rosser Ave
    Waynesboro, VA 22980
    (540) 946-4670
    9.6 K-5 467
  • Waynesboro Wayne Hills Center
    Grades: PK | 88 students
    9.8 miles
    937 Fir Street
    Waynesboro, VA 22980
    (540) 946-4626
    9.8 PK 88

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