Tucker-capps Elementary School

113 Wellington Dr
Hampton, VA 23666
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Tucker-capps Elementary School serves 335 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Tucker-capps Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Tucker-capps Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Tucker-capps Elementary School's student population of 335 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students335 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Tucker-capps Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Tucker-capps Elementary School is 0.62, 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
#757 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
75-79%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
53%
22%
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White
30%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.620.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHampton City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tucker-capps Elementary School is Bethel High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Crittenden Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sedgefield Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newport News Sedgefield Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
    0.8 miles
    804 Main Street
    Newport News, VA 23605
    (757) 591-4788
    0.8 PK-5 473
  • Hampton Alfred S. Forrest Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 511 students
    0.9 miles
    1406 Todds Ln
    Hampton, VA 23666
    (757) 825-4627
    0.9 PK-5 511
  • Newport News Carver Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 687 students
    0.9 miles
    6160 Jefferson Ave
    Newport News, VA 23605
    (757) 591-4950
    0.9 PK-5 687
  • Newport News Crittenden Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 996 students
    0.9 miles
    6158 Jefferson Ave
    Newport News, VA 23605
    (757) 591-4900
    0.9 6-8 996
  • Hampton Jefferson Davis Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 618 students
    1.1 miles
    1435 Todds Ln
    Hampton, VA 23666
    (757) 825-4520
    1.1 6-8 618

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