Schoolfield Elementary School

1400 W Main St
Danville, VA 24541
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
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Bottom 50%
4.00 5 1 (1 review)
Schoolfield Elementary School serves 513 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Schoolfield 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Schoolfield Elementary School's student population of 513 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Schoolfield 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 Schoolfield Elementary School is 0.58, 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
#1665 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
58%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
16%
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Black
60%
22%
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White
24%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.580.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDanville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Schoolfield Elementary School is George Washington High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is O. Trent Bonner Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Park Avenue Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Danville Park Avenue Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 451 students
    1.2 miles
    661 Park Ave
    Danville, VA 24541
    (434) 799-6452
    1.2 K-5 451
  • Danville Forest Hills Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 237 students
    1.4 miles
    155 Mountain View Ave
    Danville, VA 24541
    (434) 799-6430
    1.4 K-5 237
  • Danville Grove Park Preschool
    Grades: PK | 131 students
    1.7 miles
    1070 S Main St
    Danville, VA 24541
    (434) 799-6437
    1.7 PK 131
  • Danville Edwin A. Gibson Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 558 students
    1.9 miles
    1215 Industrial Avenue
    Danville, VA 24541
    (434) 799-6426
    1.9 K-5 558
  • Danville George Washington High School Math: 47% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,353 student
    2.0 miles
    701 Broad St
    Danville, VA 24541
    (434) 799-6410
    2 9-12 1,353

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