2401 Skipwith Rd
Henrico, VA 23294
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Skipwith Elementary School serves 528 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Skipwith 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 528 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Skipwith Elementary School's student population of 528 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
528 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Skipwith Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Skipwith Elementary School is 0.77, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1262 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
22%
8%
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Hispanic
24%
18%
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Black
27%
22%
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White
23%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.77
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   5/8/2020
Excellent teaching staff. Highly committed professionals.
- Posted by Parent - Goldie
3   9/9/2017
My son's preschool teacher Curry was great. Kindergarten teacher ok, but first grade was not good.
- Posted by Parent - Hari Mosholavitis

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 528 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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