Lexington City Public Schools School District

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Overview

School District NameLexington City Public Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lexedu.org
School District Phone Number(540)463-7146
School District Grades OfferedKG - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
# of Schools2 Schools2,123 Schools
# of Students515 Students1,290,812 Students
# of Teachers37 Teachers85,977 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

    Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
    Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    82%
    72%
    This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lexington 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)
    86%
    80%
    This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lexington 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.

    Students by Ethnicity:

    Diversity Score0.400.68
    # of American Indian Studentsn/a3,485 Students
    % American Indian Students
    n/an/a
    # of Asian Students21 Students90,286 Students
    % Asian Students
    4%
    7%
    # of Hispanic Students40 Students202,983 Students
    % Hispanic Students
    8%
    16%
    # of Black Students48 Students288,923 Students
    % Black Students
    9%
    22%
    # of White Students396 Students631,601 Students
    % White Students
    77%
    49%
    # of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,044 Students
    % of Hawaiian Students
    n/an/a
    # of Two or more races Students10 Students71,490 Students
    % of Two or more races Students
    2%
    6%

    Students by Grade:

    # of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 33,597
    # of Students in Kindergarten:5190,897
    # of Students in 1st Grade:5194,212
    # of Students in 2nd Grade:4894,065
    # of Students in 3rd Grade:4996,843
    # of Students in 4th Grade:5499,187
    # of Students in 5th Grade:6099,445
    # of Students in 6th Grade:6297,617
    # of Students in 7th Grade:7296,633
    # of Students in 8th Grade:6896,881
    # of Students in 9th Grade: - 103,925
    # of Students in 10th Grade: - 99,531
    # of Students in 11th Grade: - 94,858
    # of Students in 12th Grade: - 93,121
    # of Ungraded Students: - -

    Fiscal Data Comparison

    • The revenue/student of $26,434 is higher 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 $24,921 is higher 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$14 MM$41 MM
    This chart display total revenue of Lexington 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$13 MM$42 MM
    This chart display total spending of Lexington 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$26,434$11,100
    This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lexington 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$24,921$11,256
    This chart display average spending per public school student in Lexington City Public Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

    Lexington City Public Schools School District Public Schools (2020)

    • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
      Grades
      Students
    • Harrington Waddell Elementary School Reading: 85-89%
      100 Pendleton Place
      Lexington, VA 24450
      (540)463-5353

      Grades: K-5 | 313 students
    • Lylburn Downing Middle School Reading: 80-84%
      302 Diamond St
      Lexington, VA 24450
      (540)463-3532

      Grades: 6-8 | 202 students
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