Truitt Intermediate

1100 Holly Ave
Chesapeake, VA 23324
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Truitt Intermediate serves 305 students in grades 3-5.
Truitt Intermediate 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 65% (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 68% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Truitt Intermediate places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Truitt Intermediate's student population of 305 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students305 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Truitt Intermediate 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 Truitt Intermediate is 0.49, 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
#1536 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
65%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
68%
22%
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White
21%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.490.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
9%
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 Truitt Intermediate is Indian River High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oscar Smith Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rena B. Wright Primary (0.3 miles away)
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