Shady Grove Elementary School

  • Shady Grove Elementary School serves 763 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 97% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 96% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Shady Grove Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Shady Grove Elementary School's student population of 763 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 32% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students763 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shady Grove Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shady Grove Elementary School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rankn/a
25%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
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Asian
29%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
2%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
61%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shady Grove Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.540.42
This chart display the diversity score of Shady Grove Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenrico County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
I'm in the 4th grade at Shady Grove Elementary School. I've been here since kindergarten and there isn't 1 thing I hate about Shady Grove. Everyone is nice and treats you like a family. I really like this school and I can't wait for more exciting things!
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Yes, on top of any school. This is the best school. My kid has joined last year and I'm very very happy.
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