Thurgood Marshall Elementary School

2706 Border Road
Chesapeake, VA 23324
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Thurgood Marshall Elementary School serves 552 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Thurgood Marshall 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 68% (which is lower 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 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Thurgood Marshall Elementary School's student population of 552 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students552 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Thurgood Marshall 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 Thurgood Marshall Elementary School is 0.22, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1371 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
68%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
3%
16%
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Black
88%
22%
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White
6%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.220.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChesapeake City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thurgood Marshall Elementary School is Indian River High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Southside Stem Academy At Campostella (1.0 miles away)
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