Suffolk City Public Schools School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 21 public schools in Suffolk City Public Schools School District, serving 14,359 students.
  • Public school in Suffolk City Public School School District have an average math proficiency score of 69% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 76% (versus the 80% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
  • The top ranked public school in Suffolk City Public Schools School District are Oakland Elementary School, Northern Shores Elementary School and Driver Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameSuffolk City Public Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.spsk12.net
School District Phone Number(757)925-6750
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
# of Schools21 Schools2,123 Schools
# of Students14,359 Students1,290,812 Students
# of Teachers959 Teachers85,977 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Suffolk City 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 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Suffolk City 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Suffolk City 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
82%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Suffolk City Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.590.68
# of American Indian Students31 Students3,485 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students227 Students90,286 Students
% Asian Students
2%
7%
# of Hispanic Students807 Students202,983 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
16%
# of Black Students7,899 Students288,923 Students
% Black Students
55%
22%
# of White Students4,597 Students631,601 Students
% White Students
32%
49%
# of Hawaiian Students25 Students2,044 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students773 Students71,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:50333,597
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,04490,897
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,09694,212
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,06194,065
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,10796,843
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,12799,187
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,12799,445
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,12397,617
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,01996,633
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,07996,881
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,304103,925
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,03599,531
# of Students in 11th Grade:91994,858
# of Students in 12th Grade:81593,121
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,083 in this school district is less than the state average of $11,100. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,720 is less than the state average of $11,256. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
Total Revenue$160 MM$41 MM
This chart display total revenue of Suffolk City Public Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$155 MM$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Suffolk City Public Schools  School District and average spending for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,083$11,100
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Suffolk City Public Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,720$11,256
This chart display average spending per public school student in Suffolk City Public Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Suffolk City Public Schools School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Booker T. Washington Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    204 Walnut Street
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)934-6226

    Grades: PK-5 | 422 students
  • The College And Career Academy At Pruden Vocational School
    4169 Pruden Blvd
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)925-5651

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Colonel Fred Cherry Middle School
    7401 Burbage Drive
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)925-6752

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Creekside Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1000 Bennetts Creek Park Road
    Suffolk, VA 23435
    (757)923-4251

    Grades: PK-5 | 947 students
  • Driver Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
    Rank: Top 30%
    4270 Driver Lane
    Suffolk, VA 23435
    (757)923-4106

    Grades: PK-5 | 597 students
  • Elephant's Fork Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2316 William Reid Dr
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)923-5250

    Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
  • Forest Glen Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 Forest Glen Dr
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)925-5780

    Grades: 6-8 | 449 students
  • Hillpoint Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 78%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1101 Hillpoint Rd
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)925-6750

    Grades: PK-5 | 762 students
  • John F. Kennedy Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 65%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2325 E Washington St
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)934-6212

    Grades: 6-8 | 528 students
  • John Yeates Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 81%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4901 Bennetts Pasture Rd
    Suffolk, VA 23435
    (757)923-4105

    Grades: 6-8 | 1241 students
  • Kilby Shores Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 78%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    111 Kilby Shores Dr
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)934-6214

    Grades: PK-5 | 530 students
  • King's Fork High School Math: 60% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    351 Kings Fork Road
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)923-5240

    Grades: 9-12 | 1501 students
  • King's Fork Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    350 Kings Fork Rd.
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)923-5246

    Grades: 6-8 | 1003 students
  • Lakeland High School Magnet School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    214 Kenyon Road
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)925-5790

    Grades: 9-12 | 1019 students
  • Mack Benn Junior Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1253 Nansemond Pkwy
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)934-6224

    Grades: PK-5 | 662 students
  • Nansemond Parkway Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3012 Nansemond Pkwy
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)923-4167

    Grades: PK-5 | 539 students
  • Nansemond River High School Magnet School
    Math: 71% | Reading: 88%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3301 Nansemond Pkwy
    Suffolk, VA 23435
    (757)923-4101

    Grades: 9-12 | 1553 students
  • Northern Shores Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 84%
    Rank: Top 30%
    6701 Respass Beach Rd
    Suffolk, VA 23435
    (757)923-4169

    Grades: PK-5 | 895 students
  • Oakland Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 84%
    Rank: Top 30%
    5505 Godwin Blvd
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)923-5248

    Grades: PK-5 | 478 students
  • Pioneer Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 50%
    150 Pioneer Rd
    Suffolk, VA 23437
    (757)925-5782

    Grades: PK-5 | 639 students
  • Turlington Woods Alternative Alternative School
    629 Turlington Rd
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757)934-6215

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
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