The Northside Preschool

  • The Northside Preschool serves 125 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • The Northside Preschool's student population of 125 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students125 students
This chart display total students of The Northside Preschool by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of The Northside Preschool by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

School Comparison

  • The Northside Preschool's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Northside Preschool is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of The Northside Preschool and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in The Northside Preschool and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Northside Preschool and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
73%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Northside Preschool and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
9%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Northside Preschool and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in The Northside Preschool and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Northside Preschool.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.450.43
This chart display the diversity score of The Northside Preschool and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Northside Preschool and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Northside Preschool and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDanville City Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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