Spotswood Elementary School

400 Lorraine Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Spotswood Elementary School serves 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Spotswood 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (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 74% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Spotswood Elementary School's student population of 545 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Spotswood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Spotswood Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#1175 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
76%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
24%
16%
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Black
24%
22%
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White
42%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.710.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpotsylvania County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Spotswood Elementary School is Chancellor High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walker-grant Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lafayette Upper Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fredericksburg Lafayette Upper Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 862 students
    1.3 miles
    3 Learning Lane
    Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    (540) 310-0029
    1.3 3-5 862
  • Fredericksburg Walker-grant Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 722 students
    1.3 miles
    One Learning Lane
    Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    (540) 372-1145
    1.3 6-8 722
  • Fredericksburg Lee Hill Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 666 students
    2.5 miles
    3600 Lee Hill School Dr
    Fredericksburg, VA 22408
    (540) 898-1433
    2.5 PK-5 666
  • Fredericksburg Walker-grant Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 175 students
    2.9 miles
    210 Ferdinand Street
    Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    (540) 372-1065
    2.9 PK 175
  • Fredericksburg Battlefield Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 645 students
    3.0 miles
    11108 Leavells Rd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 786-4532
    3 PK-5 645

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