Tye River Elementary School

  • Tye River Elementary School serves 480 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Tye River Elementary School operates within the Nelson County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 480 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 480 students
Tye River Elementary School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % Tye River Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Tye River Elementary School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Tye River Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Tye River Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Asian
n/a
6%
Tye River Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2013)
Hispanic
8%
14%
Tye River Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
19%
23%
Tye River Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
71%
51%
Tye River Elementary School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tye River Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Tye River Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.46 0.42
Tye River Elementary School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Tye River Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Tye River Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Nelson County School District's student population of 1,933 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,335 is higher than the state average of $11,091. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,902 is higher than the state average of $11,504. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Nelson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 1,933 3,627
Nelson County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $40 MM
Nelson County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $26 MM $42 MM
Nelson County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $12,335 $11,091
Nelson County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $12,902 $11,504
Nelson County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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