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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Essex Co Pblc Schs School District serving 1,406 students in Tappahannock, Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Essex Co Pblc Schs School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Tappahannock Essex High School
    833 High School Circle
    Tappahannock, VA 22560
    (804)443-4301

    Grades: 9-12 | 423 students
  • Tappahannock Essex Intermediate
    912 Intermediate School Circle
    Tappahannock, VA 22560
    (804)443-3040

    Grades: 5-8 | 440 students
  • Tappahannock Tappahannock Elementary School
    205 Elementary School Circle
    Tappahannock, VA 22560
    (804)443-5301

    Grades: PK-4 | 543 students

Overview

School District NameEssex Co Pblc Schs School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,406 students
# of Teachers117 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students667 students
% Male Students
47%
# of Female Students739 students
% Female Students
53%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.62
# of American Indian Students8 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students23 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students51 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students730 students
% Black Students
52%
# of White Students481 students
% White Students
33%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students113 students
% of Two or more races Students
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:40
# of Students in Kindergarten:90
# of Students in 1st Grade:105
# of Students in 2nd Grade:101
# of Students in 3rd Grade:108
# of Students in 4th Grade:99
# of Students in 5th Grade:110
# of Students in 6th Grade:111
# of Students in 7th Grade:107
# of Students in 8th Grade:112
# of Students in 9th Grade:105
# of Students in 10th Grade:102
# of Students in 11th Grade:122
# of Students in 12th Grade:94
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Essex Co Pblc Schs School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 134 school districts in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
80%
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Graduation Rate80-84%
87%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,257 is higher than the state average of $11,518. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,246 is less than the state average of $11,680. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
Total Revenue$20 MM$41 MM
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Spending$18 MM$42 MM
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Revenue / Student$12,257$11,518
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Spending / Student$11,246$11,680
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Did You Know?
Essex Co Pblc Schs School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.62, which is higher than the Virginia average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Essex High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.