Nelson Co Pblc Schs School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Nelson Co Pblc Schs School District serving 1,898 students in Lovingston, Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Virginia state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Nelson Co Pblc Schs School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Lovingston Nelson County High School
    6919 Thomas Nelson Hwy
    Lovingston, VA 22949
    (434)263-8317

    Grades: 9-12 | 625 students
  • Lovingston Nelson Middle School
    6925 Thomas Nelson Highway
    Lovingston, VA 22949
    (434)263-4801

    Grades: 6-8 | 448 students
  • Afton Rockfish River Elementary School
    200 Chapel Hollow Rd
    Afton, VA 22920
    (434)361-1791

    Grades: PK-5 | 365 students
  • Lovingston Tye River Elementary School
    6919 Thomas Nelson Hwy
    Lovingston, VA 22949
    (434)263-8960

    Grades: PK-5 | 460 students

Overview

School District NameNelson Co Pblc Schs School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,898 students
# of Teachers144 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students943 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students955 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.43
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students15 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students137 students
% Hispanic Students
7%
# of Black Students238 students
% Black Students
13%
# of White Students1,413 students
% White Students
74%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students89 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:38
# of Students in Kindergarten:106
# of Students in 1st Grade:126
# of Students in 2nd Grade:134
# of Students in 3rd Grade:138
# of Students in 4th Grade:143
# of Students in 5th Grade:140
# of Students in 6th Grade:133
# of Students in 7th Grade:160
# of Students in 8th Grade:155
# of Students in 9th Grade:153
# of Students in 10th Grade:181
# of Students in 11th Grade:156
# of Students in 12th Grade:135
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Nelson Co Pblc Schs School District, which is ranked within the top 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 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
80%
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Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,931 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 $12,001 is higher 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$24 MM$41 MM
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Spending$24 MM$42 MM
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Revenue / Student$11,931$11,518
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Spending / Student$12,001$11,680
This chart display average spending per public school student in Nelson Co Pblc Schs School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Nelson Co Pblc Schs School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.43, which is same as the Virginia average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Tye River Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.