1060 Thompson Ave
West Point, VA 23181
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
West Point Elementary School serves 355 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
West Point Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

West Point Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

West Point Elementary School's student population of 355 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

West Point Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of West Point Elementary School is 0.51, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#51 out of 1800 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
16%
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Black
12%
22%
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White
68%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
Majority of the staff are all very easy to communicate with. A lot of parent involvement. When my child needed extra help it was readily available and he is thriving.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 355 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Btm 50%)

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