William Perry Elementary School

840 King Avenue
Waynesboro, VA 22980
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
William Perry Elementary School serves 507 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
William Perry 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

William Perry Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

William Perry Elementary School's student population of 507 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students507 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

William Perry 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 William Perry Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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
#1698 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
53%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
16%
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Black
20%
22%
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White
48%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
15%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.690.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaynesboro City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to William Perry Elementary School is Waynesboro High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kate Collins Middle School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waynesboro Wayne Hills Center
    Grades: PK | 88 students
    0.5 miles
    937 Fir Street
    Waynesboro, VA 22980
    (540) 946-4626
    0.5 PK 88
  • Waynesboro Kate Collins Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 666 students
    0.9 miles
    1625 Ivy St
    Waynesboro, VA 22980
    (540) 946-4635
    0.9 6-8 666
  • Waynesboro Wenonah Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 236 students
    1.2 miles
    125 N Bayard Ave
    Waynesboro, VA 22980
    (540) 946-4660
    1.2 K-5 236
  • Waynesboro Waynesboro High School Math: 62% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 837 students
    1.5 miles
    1200 Main St
    Waynesboro, VA 22980
    (540) 946-4616
    1.5 9-12 837
  • Waynesboro Westwood Hills Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 467 students
    1.8 miles
    548 Rosser Ave
    Waynesboro, VA 22980
    (540) 946-4670
    1.8 K-5 467

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