Sandusky Elementary School

  • Sandusky Elementary School serves 353 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Sandusky Elementary School operates within the Lynchburg City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 353 students has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students353 students
Sandusky Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Sandusky Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Sandusky Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeSandusky Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
Sandusky Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
3%
6%
Sandusky Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2015)
Hispanic
8%
14%
Sandusky Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
36%
23%
Sandusky Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
43%
52%
Sandusky Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Sandusky Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
10%
5%
Sandusky Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSandusky Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
0.670.42
Sandusky 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.
57%
34%
Sandusky 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.
9%
6%
Sandusky Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lynchburg City School District's student population of 7,561 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,633 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,101 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameLynchburg City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed7,5613,627
Lynchburg City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$100 MM$42 MM
Lynchburg City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$95 MM$42 MM
Lynchburg City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$11,633$10,576
Lynchburg City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$11,101$10,658
Lynchburg City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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    No Street Address
    LynchburgVA 24502
    (434)515-5250
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    No Street Address
    LynchburgVA 24502
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    1.3n/an/a
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    No Street Address
    LynchburgVA 24502
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