101 Den Rich Rd
Stafford, VA 22554
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Widewater Elementary School serves 568 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Widewater Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 568 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Widewater Elementary School's student population of 568 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
568 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Widewater Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Widewater Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1459 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
8%
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Hispanic
33%
18%
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Black
24%
22%
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White
31%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 568 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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