Sandston Elementary School

  • Sandston Elementary School serves 224 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Sandston Elementary School operates within the Henrico County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 224 students has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 224 students
Sandston Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sandston Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Sandston Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Sandston Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Sandston Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Sandston Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
9%
14%
Sandston Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
27%
23%
Sandston Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
58%
51%
Sandston Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sandston Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Sandston Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Sandston Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.42
Sandston Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
66%
34%
Sandston Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Sandston Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Henrico County School District's student population of 50,971 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,001 in this district is less than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,051 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Henrico County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
4
Number of Students Managed 50,971 3,627
Henrico County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $506 MM $41 MM
Henrico County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $508 MM $40 MM
Henrico County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,001 $11,380
Henrico County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,051 $11,077
Henrico County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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  • SandstonSeven Pines Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 492 students
    0.8 miles
    No Street Address
    SandstonVA 23150
    (804)328-4065
    0.8PK-5492
  • HenricoFair Oaks Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 360 students
    0.9 miles
    No Street Address
    HenricoVA 23075
    (804)328-4085
    0.9PK-5360
  • HenricoHighland Springs Technical CenterVocational School

    1.1 miles
    No Street Address
    HenricoVA 23075
    (804)328-4075
    1.1n/an/a
  • HenricoHighland Springs High SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1760 students
    1.3 miles
    No Street Address
    HenricoVA 23075
    (804)328-4000
    1.39-121760
  • SandstonDonahoe Elementary School
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    1.5 miles
    No Street Address
    SandstonVA 23150
    (804)328-4035
    1.5PK-5542

School Reviews

2  12/6/2007
The teachers are good. The principal is inexperienced and negligent. No full-time art, music, guidance, p.e., or assistant principal. Used to be great - safety and funding are issues
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