Waverly Yowell Elementary School

1809 North Main Street
Madison, VA 22727
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Waverly Yowell Elementary School serves 386 students in grades 3-5.
Waverly Yowell Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Waverly Yowell Elementary School's student population of 386 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students386 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Waverly Yowell Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Waverly Yowell Elementary School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1284 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
77%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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7%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
10%
22%
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White
80%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.350.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Waverly Yowell Elementary School is Madison County High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is William H. Wetsel Middle School (2.2 miles away)
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