Bristol City Public Schools School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 7 public schools in Bristol City Public Schools School District, serving 2,263 students.
  • Public school in Bristol City Public School School District have an average math proficiency score of 70% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus the 80% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
  • The top ranked public schools in Bristol City Public Schools School District are Virginia High School, Stonewall Jackson Elementary School and Joseph Van Pelt Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameBristol City Public Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.bvps.org
School District Phone Number(276)821-5600
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
# of Schools7 Schools2,123 Schools
# of Students2,263 Students1,290,812 Students
# of Teachers161 Teachers85,977 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

  • Bristol City Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 135 school districts in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bristol City Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bristol City Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate75-79%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bristol City Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.360.68
# of American Indian Students5 Students3,485 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students21 Students90,286 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# of Hispanic Students79 Students202,983 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
16%
# of Black Students211 Students288,923 Students
% Black Students
9%
22%
# of White Students1,794 Students631,601 Students
% White Students
79%
49%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students2,044 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students149 Students71,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:10033,597
# of Students in Kindergarten:16390,897
# of Students in 1st Grade:16294,212
# of Students in 2nd Grade:17494,065
# of Students in 3rd Grade:16596,843
# of Students in 4th Grade:16999,187
# of Students in 5th Grade:16599,445
# of Students in 6th Grade:16597,617
# of Students in 7th Grade:17196,633
# of Students in 8th Grade:18296,881
# of Students in 9th Grade:153103,925
# of Students in 10th Grade:16999,531
# of Students in 11th Grade:16694,858
# of Students in 12th Grade:15993,121
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,850 in this school district is less than the state average of $11,100. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,460 is less than the state average of $11,256. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
Total Revenue$26 MM$41 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bristol City Public Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$25 MM$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Bristol City Public Schools  School District and average spending for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,850$11,100
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bristol City Public Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,460$11,256
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bristol City Public Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Bristol City Public Schools School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Day Treatment Program Special Education School
    351 Old Airport Road
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276)645-4722

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Highland View Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1405 Eads St
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276)821-5710

    Grades: PK-5 | 175 students
  • Joseph Van Pelt Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 74%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 Spring Hill Terrace
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276)821-5770

    Grades: PK-5 | 461 students
  • Stonewall Jackson Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2045 Euclid Ave
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276)821-5740

    Grades: PK-5 | 261 students
  • Virginia High School Math: 70% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1200 Long Crescent Dr
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276)821-5858

    Grades: 9-12 | 647 students
  • Virginia Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    501 Piedmont Avenue
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276)821-5660

    Grades: 6-8 | 518 students
  • Washington-lee Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    Washington Lee Dr
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276)821-5800

    Grades: PK-5 | 201 students
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