West Point Elementary School

  • West Point Elementary School serves 346 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • West Point Elementary School's student population of 346 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Point Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Point Elementary School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#116 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
13%
23%
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White
69%
50%
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Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Point Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.500.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Point Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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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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