3340 Central Plains Road
Palmyra, VA 22963
(School attendance zone shown in map)
West Central Primary School serves 299 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

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School Overview

West Central Primary School's student population of 299 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students
299 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of West Central Primary School is 0.54, 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 Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
8%
16%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
65%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Central Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Central Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 299 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Btm 50% in VA)

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