Roanoke City School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 26 public schools serving 13,788 students in Roanoke City School District. Roanoke City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Roanoke City School District are Crystal Spring Elementary School, Grandin Court Elementary School and Highland Park Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Roanoke City School District have an average math proficiency score of 71% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 74% (versus the 80% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameRoanoke City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.rcps.info
School District Phone Number(540) 853-2381
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
# of Schools26 Schools2,123 Schools
# of Students13,788 Students1,290,708 Students
# of Teachers886 Teachers85,967 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

Roanoke City 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 2016-2017 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 72% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#82 out of 135 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Roanoke City   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
71%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Roanoke City   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)
(16-17)
75%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Roanoke City   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
81%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Roanoke City   School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.660.68
# of American Indian Students33 Students3,485 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students406 Students90,286 Students
% Asian Students
3%
7%
# of Hispanic Students1,680 Students202,982 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
16%
# of Black Students6,188 Students288,923 Students
% Black Students
45%
22%
# of White Students4,965 Students631,498 Students
% White Students
36%
49%
# of Hawaiian Students8 Students2,044 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students508 Students71,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:63333,581
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,12390,873
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,12994,190
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,07694,056
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,08096,830
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,18799,179
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,10299,433
# of Students in 6th Grade:97397,617
# of Students in 7th Grade:92496,633
# of Students in 8th Grade:97996,881
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,050103,925
# of Students in 10th Grade:89599,531
# of Students in 11th Grade:87194,858
# of Students in 12th Grade:76693,121
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $14,805 is higher than the state median of $11,878. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,747 is higher than the state median of $11,949. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (VA)
Total Revenue$204 MM$44 MM
This chart display total revenue of Roanoke City   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$190 MM$45 MM
This chart display total spending of Roanoke City   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,805$11,878
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Roanoke City   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,747$11,949
This chart display average spending per public school student in Roanoke City   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Roanoke City School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Crystal Spring Elementary School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2620 Carolina Ave Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24014
    (540) 853-2976

    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Grandin Court Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2815 Spessard Ave Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24015
    (540) 853-2867

    Grades: PK-5 | 342 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Highland Park Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1212 5th St Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24016
    (540) 853-2963

    Grades: PK-5 | 355 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Patrick Henry High School Math: 73% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2102 Grandin Rd Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24015
    (540) 853-2255

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,923 student
  • Rank: #55.
    Monterey Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4501 Oliver Rd Ne
    Roanoke, VA 24012
    (540) 853-2933

    Grades: PK-5 | 495 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Fairview Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    648 Westwood Blvd Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24017
    (540) 853-2978

    Grades: PK-5 | 556 students
  • Rank: #77.
    William Fleming High School Math: 75% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3649 Ferncliff Ave Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24017
    (540) 853-2781

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,659 student
  • Rank: #88.
    Fishburn Park Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3057 Colonial Ave Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24015
    (540) 853-2931

    Grades: PK-5 | 321 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Virginia Heights Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1210 Amherst Ave Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24015
    (540) 853-2937

    Grades: PK-5 | 322 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Wasena Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1125 Sherwood Ave Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24015
    (540) 853-2914

    Grades: PK-5 | 224 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Garden City Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3718 Garden City Blvd Se
    Roanoke, VA 24014
    (540) 853-2971

    Grades: PK-5 | 274 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Fallon Park Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    502 19th St Se
    Roanoke, VA 24013
    (540) 853-2535

    Grades: PK-5 | 660 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Round Hill Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2020 Oakland Boulevard
    Roanoke, VA 24012
    (540) 853-2756

    Grades: PK-5 | 694 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Preston Park Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3142 Preston Avenue Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24012
    (540) 853-2996

    Grades: PK-5 | 531 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Stonewall Jackson Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1004 Montrose Ave Se
    Roanoke, VA 24013
    (540) 853-6040

    Grades: 6-8 | 571 students
  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Morningside Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1716 Wilson Avenue Se
    Roanoke, VA 24013
    (540) 853-2991

    Grades: PK-5 | 288 students
  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Roanoke Academy For Mathematics & Science Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1616 Nineteenth Street Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24017
    (540) 853-2751

    Grades: PK-5 | 450 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Woodrow Wilson Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1813 Carter Rd Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24015
    (540) 853-2358

    Grades: 6-8 | 487 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Lincoln Terrace Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1802 Liberty Rd Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24012
    (540) 853-2994

    Grades: PK-5 | 353 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Hurt Park Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1525 Salem Ave Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24016
    (540) 853-2986

    Grades: PK-5 | 365 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Westside Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1441 Westside Blvd Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24017
    (540) 853-2967

    Grades: PK-5 | 756 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    James Madison Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1160 Overland Rd Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24015
    (540) 853-2351

    Grades: 6-8 | 585 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Breckinridge Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3901 Williamson Rd Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24012
    (540) 853-2251

    Grades: 6-8 | 624 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Addison Aerospace Magnet Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1220 5th Street Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24016
    (540) 853-2681

    Grades: 6-8 | 609 students
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Forest Park Academy Alternative School
    2730 Melrose Avenue Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24017
    (540) 853-2923

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Noel C. Taylor Academy At Oakland Alternative School
    3229 Williamson Road Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24012
    (540) 853-1461

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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