Short Pump Elementary School

  • Short Pump Elementary School serves 567 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (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 93% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Short Pump 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 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Short Pump Elementary School's student population of 567 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students567 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Short Pump Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Short Pump 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 School Rank (16-17)#48 out of 1801 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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Asian
33%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
56%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score0.580.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenrico County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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