Rocky Gap Elementary School (Closed 2018)

  • Rocky Gap Elementary School served 245 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-74% (which was approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 74%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 65-69% (which was lower than the Virginia state average of 74%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Rocky Gap 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 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Virginia state average of 51%.

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Rocky Gap Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students245 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank (13-14)#1127 out of 1808 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
74%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Hispanic
1%
16%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
96%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rocky Gap Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.080.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBland County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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