Valley Forge Elementary School

1321 Urban Dr
Columbus, OH 43229
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Valley Forge Elementary School serves 347 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Valley Forge Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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Valley Forge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

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School Overview

Valley Forge Elementary School's student population of 347 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
347 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Valley Forge Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,233 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Valley Forge Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#2630 out of 3233 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
29%
2%
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Hispanic
15%
6%
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Black
41%
17%
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White
9%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 347 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.72 (Top 5%)

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