Signal Hill Elementary School

  • Signal Hill Elementary School serves 745 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 78% (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 76% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

School Overview

  • Signal Hill Elementary School's student population of 745 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students745 students
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers

School Comparison

  • Signal Hill Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Signal Hill Elementary School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#1315 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
72%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
80%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Asian
8%
7%
Hispanic
27%
15%
Black
8%
23%
White
51%
50%
Two or more races
6%
5%
Diversity Score0.660.67
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
35%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePRINCE WILLIAM CO PBLC SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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