Petersburg City Pblc Schs School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 7 public schools managed by Petersburg City Pblc Schs School District serving 4,275 students in Petersburg, Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Petersburg City Pblc Schs School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Petersburg A.p. Hill Elementary School
    1450 Talley Avenue
    Petersburg, VA 23803
    (804)862-7002

    Grades: K-5 | 473 students
  • Petersburg J.e.b. Stuart Elementary School
    100 Pleasants Lane
    Petersburg, VA 23803
    (804)862-7013

    Grades: K-5 | 556 students
  • Petersburg Peabody Middle School
    725 Wesley St
    Petersburg, VA 23803
    (804)862-7075

    Grades: 6-8 | 733 students
  • Petersburg Petersburg High School
    3101 Johnson Road
    Petersburg, VA 23805
    (804)862-7096

    Grades: 9-12 | 1096 students
  • Petersburg Robert E. Lee Elementary School
    51 Gibbons St
    Petersburg, VA 23803
    (804)862-7007

    Grades: K-5 | 492 students
  • Petersburg Walnut Hill Elementary School
    300 S Boulevard
    Petersburg, VA 23805
    (804)862-7005

    Grades: K-5 | 549 students
  • Petersburg Westview Early Childhood Education Center
    1100 Patterson Street
    Petersburg, VA 23803
    (804)862-7010

    Grades: PK | 376 students

Overview

School District NamePetersburg City Pblc Schs School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,275 students
# of Teachers297 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students2,196 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students2,079 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.16
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students26 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students198 students
% Hispanic Students
5%
# of Black Students3,913 students
% Black Students
92%
# of White Students99 students
% White Students
1%
# of Hawaiian Students6 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students27 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:376
# of Students in Kindergarten:392
# of Students in 1st Grade:355
# of Students in 2nd Grade:358
# of Students in 3rd Grade:332
# of Students in 4th Grade:332
# of Students in 5th Grade:301
# of Students in 6th Grade:233
# of Students in 7th Grade:247
# of Students in 8th Grade:253
# of Students in 9th Grade:301
# of Students in 10th Grade:265
# of Students in 11th Grade:253
# of Students in 12th Grade:277
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Petersburg City 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 71% has increased from 68% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Petersburg City Pblc Schs 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)
61%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Petersburg City Pblc Schs 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
71%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Petersburg City Pblc Schs School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,031 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 $11,767 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$53 MM$41 MM
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Spending$52 MM$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Petersburg City Pblc Schs School District and average spending for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,031$11,518
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Petersburg City Pblc Schs School District and average revenue per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,767$11,680
This chart display average spending per public school student in Petersburg City 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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Petersburg City Pblc Schs School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.16, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Robert E. Lee Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.