Tazewell Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (276)988-4441
  • Tazewell Elementary School serves 542 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Tazewell Elementary School operates within the Tazewell County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 542 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students542 students
Tazewell Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Tazewell Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Tazewell Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeTazewell Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
Tazewell Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Tazewell Elementary School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
1%
14%
Tazewell Elementary School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
6%
23%
Tazewell Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
89%
52%
Tazewell Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Tazewell Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsTazewell Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
0.210.66
Tazewell Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
46%
34%
Tazewell Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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%
Tazewell Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Tazewell County School District's student population of 6,226 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,498 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,538 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameTazewell County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed6,2263,627
Tazewell County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$61 MM$42 MM
Tazewell County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$62 MM$42 MM
Tazewell County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,498$10,576
Tazewell County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,538$10,658
Tazewell County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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  • BluefieldDudley Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 294 students
    0.8 miles
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    (276)326-1507
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    Grades: 3-5 | 308 students
    1.1 miles
    808 Greever Ave
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-3737
    1.13-5308
  • BluefieldGraham Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 406 students
    1.2 miles
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  • BluefieldBluefield Middle School
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    2.4 miles
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School Reviews

5  11/15/2012
There is a high teacher to student ratio, but the teachers all seem to care about the education of. All the students.
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