Prince Edward County Public Schools School District

35 Eagle Drive
Farmville, VA 23901-9011
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,947 students in Prince Edward County Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
Public Schools in Prince Edward County Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 78% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Prince Edward County Public Schools School District are Prince Edward Elementary School, Prince Edward County High School and Prince Edward Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Prince Edward County Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (VA)
# Schools
4 Schools
2,129 Schools
# Students
1,947 Students
1,251,044 Students
# Teachers
143 Teachers
87,068 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Prince Edward County Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 135 school districts in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (VA)
Overall District Rank
#130 out of 135 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Prince Edward County Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
82%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prince Edward 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prince Edward 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
75-79%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Prince Edward County Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.57
0.70
# American Indian Students
5 Students
3,283 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
29 Students
93,164 Students
% Asian Students
1%
8%
# Hispanic Students
82 Students
218,325 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
18%
# Black Students
1,085 Students
276,817 Students
% Black Students
56%
22%
# White Students
675 Students
579,639 Students
% White Students
35%
46%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
2,002 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
69 Students
77,814 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
74
27,998
# Students in K Grade:
135
80,457
# Students in 1st Grade:
138
89,114
# Students in 2nd Grade:
118
89,793
# Students in 3rd Grade:
153
90,922
# Students in 4th Grade:
135
91,731
# Students in 5th Grade:
146
92,615
# Students in 6th Grade:
148
95,587
# Students in 7th Grade:
162
98,966
# Students in 8th Grade:
144
99,504
# Students in 9th Grade:
147
102,964
# Students in 10th Grade:
174
101,536
# Students in 11th Grade:
127
95,430
# Students in 12th Grade:
146
94,427
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,230 is higher than the state median of $12,959. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,117 is higher than the state median of $12,921. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (VA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$26 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total revenue of Prince Edward County Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$26 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total spending of Prince Edward County Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,230
$12,959
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Prince Edward County Public Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,117
$12,921
This chart display average spending per public school student in Prince Edward County Public Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Prince Edward County Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Prince Edward Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
35 Eagle Dr.
Farmville, VA 23901
(434) 315-2110
Grades: PK-4
| 753 students
Rank: #22.
Prince Edward County High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
35 Eagle Dr.
Farmville, VA 23901
(434) 315-2130
Grades: 9-12
| 594 students
Rank: #33.
Prince Edward Middle School
Math: 58% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
35 Eagle Drive
Farmville, VA 23901
(434) 315-2120
Grades: 5-8
| 600 students
Rank: n/an/a
Prince Edward Co. Vocational Technical
Vocational School
35 Eagle Drive, Pr. Edward Co.
Farmville, VA 23901
(434) 315-2140
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,947 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75-79% (Btm 50% in VA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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