Rural Point Elementary School

7161 Studley Road
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Rural Point Elementary School serves 501 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rural Point Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (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 94% (which is higher 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 12% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Rural Point Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Rural Point Elementary School's student population of 501 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students501 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Rural Point Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Rural Point Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#33 out of 1791 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
94%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
88%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.220.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHanover County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rural Point Elementary School is Hanover High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oak Knoll Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington-henry Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mechanicsville Washington-henry Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 414 students
    1.9 miles
    9025 Washington Henry Drive
    Mechanicsville, VA 23116
    (804) 723-2300
    1.9 PK-5 414
  • Mechanicsville Laurel Meadow Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 606 students
    2.1 miles
    8248 Lee-davis Road
    Mechanicsville, VA 23111
    (804) 365-4510
    2.1 PK-5 606
  • Mechanicsville Pearson's Corner Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 583 students
    2.2 miles
    8290 New Ashcake Road
    Mechanicsville, VA 23116
    (804) 723-3660
    2.2 PK-5 583
  • Mechanicsville The Georgetown School Alternative School

    2.6 miles
    10000 Learning Lane
    Mechanicsville, VA 23116
    (804) 723-3460
    2.6 n/a n/a
  • Mechanicsville Hanover High School Math: 78% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,379 student
    2.6 miles
    10307 Chamberlayne Rd.
    Mechanicsville, VA 23116
    (804) 723-3700
    2.6 9-12 1,379

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