Gloucester County Public Schools School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 9 public schools in Gloucester County Public Schools School District, serving 5,439 students. Gloucester County Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
  • Public schools in Gloucester County Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 77% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 81% (versus the 80% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Virginia.
  • The top ranked public schools in Gloucester County Public Schools School District are Bethel Elementary School, Botetourt Elementary School and Gloucester High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% 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 15:1 is equal to the Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameGloucester County Public Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://gets.gc.k12.va.us/
School District Phone Number(804) 693-5300
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
# of Schools9 Schools2,123 Schools
# of Students5,439 Students1,290,812 Students
# of Teachers362 Teachers85,977 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Gloucester County Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the
    8/
    10
    , top 30% 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 88% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gloucester County 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)
82%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gloucester County 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 Rate
88%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gloucester County Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.350.68
# of American Indian Students15 Students3,485 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students32 Students90,286 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# of Hispanic Students289 Students202,983 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
16%
# of Black Students370 Students288,923 Students
% Black Students
7%
22%
# of White Students4,356 Students631,601 Students
% White Students
80%
49%
# of Hawaiian Students7 Students2,044 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students370 Students71,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:12333,597
# of Students in Kindergarten:37190,897
# of Students in 1st Grade:36294,212
# of Students in 2nd Grade:36994,065
# of Students in 3rd Grade:41496,843
# of Students in 4th Grade:41099,187
# of Students in 5th Grade:40099,445
# of Students in 6th Grade:36797,617
# of Students in 7th Grade:38796,633
# of Students in 8th Grade:47496,881
# of Students in 9th Grade:450103,925
# of Students in 10th Grade:46799,531
# of Students in 11th Grade:37994,858
# of Students in 12th Grade:46693,121
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,584 in this school district is less than the state average of 11100. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,720 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$60 MM$1 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gloucester County Public Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$60 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Gloucester County 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$10,58411100
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gloucester County 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$10,72011256
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gloucester County Public Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Gloucester County Public Schools School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Bethel Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 85%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    2991 Hickory Fork Rd
    Gloucester, VA 23061
    (804) 693-2360

    Grades: PK-5 | 491 students
  • Botetourt Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 84%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    6361 Main Street
    Gloucester, VA 23061
    (804) 693-2151

    Grades: PK-5 | 622 students
  • Gloucester High School Math: 78% | Reading: 91%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    6680 Short Lane
    Gloucester, VA 23061
    (804) 693-2526

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,762 student
  • Achilles Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 81%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    9306 Guinea Road
    Hayes, VA 23072
    (804) 642-9140

    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
  • Abingdon Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 76%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    7087 Powhatan Drive
    Hayes, VA 23072
    (804) 642-9885

    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
  • Petsworth Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    10658 Geo Washington Mem Hwy
    Gloucester, VA 23061
    (804) 693-6161

    Grades: PK-5 | 328 students
  • Peasley Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 81%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2885 Hickory Fork Road
    Gloucester, VA 23061
    (804) 693-1499

    Grades: 6-8 | 623 students
  • Page Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 79%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    5198 Tc Walker Rd
    Gloucester, VA 23061
    (804) 693-2540

    Grades: 6-8 | 605 students
  • Gloucester & Mathews Counties Gov's Health Sciences Academy Vocational School
    6099 T.c. Walker Road
    Gloucester, VA 23061
    (804) 693-7910

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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