Yorktown Elementary School

131 Siege Ln
Yorktown, VA 23692
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Yorktown Elementary School serves 662 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Yorktown Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (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 81% (which is higher 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 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Yorktown Elementary School's student population of 662 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
662 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Yorktown Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Yorktown Elementary School is 0.70, 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 Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#671 out of 1800 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
16%
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Black
25%
22%
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White
46%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 662 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 20%)

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