Staunton City PBLC Schs School District

116 W. Beverley Street
Staunton , VA 24401 - 4203
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Grades: PK - 12
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,607 students in Staunton City PBLC Schs School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
Public Schools in Staunton City PBLC Schs School District have an average math proficiency score of 81% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 78% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Staunton City PBLC Schs School District are Thomas C. Mcswain Elementary School, A. R. Ware Elementary School and Staunton High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Staunton City PBLC Schs School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less 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
6 Schools
2,129 Schools
# Students
2,607 Students
1,251,044 Students
# Teachers
172 Teachers
87,068 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Staunton City PBLC Schs 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 85-89% 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
#81 out of 135 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Staunton City PBLC Schs  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
82%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Staunton 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Staunton 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Staunton City PBLC Schs  School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.56
0.70
# American Indian Students
11 Students
3,283 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
37 Students
93,164 Students
% Asian Students
1%
8%
# Hispanic Students
174 Students
218,325 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
18%
# Black Students
399 Students
276,817 Students
% Black Students
15%
22%
# White Students
1,644 Students
579,639 Students
% White Students
63%
46%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
2,002 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
341 Students
77,814 Students
% of Two or more races Students
13%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
81
27,998
# Students in K Grade:
172
80,457
# Students in 1st Grade:
203
89,114
# Students in 2nd Grade:
173
89,793
# Students in 3rd Grade:
191
90,922
# Students in 4th Grade:
212
91,731
# Students in 5th Grade:
187
92,615
# Students in 6th Grade:
190
95,587
# Students in 7th Grade:
225
98,966
# Students in 8th Grade:
185
99,504
# Students in 9th Grade:
208
102,964
# Students in 10th Grade:
215
101,536
# Students in 11th Grade:
206
95,430
# Students in 12th Grade:
159
94,427
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,856 is higher than the state median of $12,959. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,350 is higher than the state median of $12,921. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (VA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$39 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total revenue of Staunton City PBLC Schs  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)
$37 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total spending of Staunton City PBLC Schs  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
$14,856
$12,959
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Staunton City PBLC Schs  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
$14,350
$12,921
This chart display average spending per public school student in Staunton City PBLC Schs  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 Staunton City PBLC Schs School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Thomas C. Mcswain Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1101 N Coalter St
Staunton, VA 24401
(540) 332-3936
Grades: K-5
| 401 students
Rank: #22.
A. R. Ware Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
330 Grubert Avenue
Staunton, VA 24401
(540) 332-3938
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
Rank: #33.
Staunton High School
Math: 80% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 N Coalter St
Staunton, VA 24401
(540) 332-3926
Grades: 9-12
| 788 students
Rank: #44.
Shelburne Middle School
Math: 77% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Grubert Ave
Staunton, VA 24401
(540) 332-3930
Grades: 6-8
| 600 students
Rank: #55.
Bessie Weller Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Greenville Ave
Staunton, VA 24401
(540) 332-3940
Grades: K-5
| 347 students
Rank: n/an/a
Dixon Educational Center, 1751
Staunton, VA 24401
(540) 332-3934
Grades: PK
| 81 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 6
  • Enrollment: 2,607 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in VA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 73% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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