Snow Creek Elementary School

, No Street Address

Penhook, VA 24137

Tel: (540)483-5599
  • Snow Creek Elementary School serves 221 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Snow Creek Elementary School operates within the Franklin County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 221 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 221 students
Snow Creek Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Snow Creek Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Snow Creek Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Snow Creek Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Snow Creek Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Snow Creek Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2005)
Hispanic
6%
14%
Snow Creek Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
11%
23%
Snow Creek Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
80%
51%
Snow Creek Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Snow Creek Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Snow Creek Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Snow Creek Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.35 0.42
Snow Creek Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
34%
Snow Creek Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Snow Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Franklin County School District's student population of 7,491 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,444 is higher than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,164 is higher than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Franklin County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 7,491 3,627
Franklin County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $41 MM
Franklin County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $83 MM $40 MM
Franklin County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,444 $11,380
Franklin County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,164 $11,077
Franklin County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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