Thoroughgood Elementary School

1444 Dunstan Ln
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Thoroughgood Elementary School serves 685 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Thoroughgood Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Thoroughgood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Thoroughgood Elementary School's student population of 685 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
685 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Thoroughgood Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Thoroughgood Elementary School is 0.47, which is less 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 Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#274 out of 1800 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
16%
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Black
6%
22%
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White
72%
49%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 685 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 91% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.47 (Btm 50%)

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