Swift Creek Elementary School

Swift Creek Elementary School serves 829 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Swift Creek Elementary School operates within the Chesterfield County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 829 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 829 students
Swift Creek Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Swift Creek Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Swift Creek Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Swift Creek Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more 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 19:1 16:1
Swift Creek Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
5%
6%
Swift Creek Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
7%
13%
Swift Creek Elementary School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
11%
23%
Swift Creek Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
73%
52%
Swift Creek Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Swift Creek Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.45 0.42
Swift Creek Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
9%
33%
Swift Creek Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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.
2%
6%
Swift Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Chesterfield County School District's student population of 59,186 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,086 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,890 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Chesterfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
4
Number of Students Managed 59,186 3,815
Chesterfield County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $600 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $589 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,086 $10,576
Chesterfield County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,890 $10,658
Chesterfield County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Clover Hill High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Swift Creek Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Evergreen Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • MidlothianClover Hill High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1885 students
    1 miles
    13301 Kelly Green Ln
    MidlothianVA 23112
    (804)739-6230
    19-121885
  • MidlothianSwift Creek Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1031 students
    1.1 miles
    3700 Old Hundred Rd
    MidlothianVA 23112
    (804)739-6315
    1.16-81031
  • MidlothianTomahawk Creek Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1292 students
    1.3 miles
    1600 Learning Place Loop
    MidlothianVA 23114
    (804)378-7120
    1.36-81292
  • MidlothianEvergreen Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1025 students
    1.9 miles
    1701 Evergreen East Parkway
    MidlothianVA 23114
    (804)378-2400
    1.9PK-51025
  • Midlothian Clover Hill Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 803 students
    2.3 miles
    5700 Woodlake Village Parkway
    MidlothianVA 23112
    (804)739-6220
    2.3PK-5803

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