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Valley Elementary

General school information

Category: Elementary (PK-07) School
Phone: 540-839-5395
Address: 98 Panther Drive Hot Springs, VA 24445
Principal: Mr. Danny Wheeler
Superintendent: Mrs. Sue F. Hirsh
School Number: 150
Region: 5
Division: Bath County Public Schools
Division Number: 9
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Accreditation

Assessments

Assessments

Enrollment

Enrollment

Finance

Finance

Learning Climate

Learning Climate

Teacher Quality

Teacher Quality

ESSA

Every Student Succeeds Act

School Readiness

School Readiness

User note: Updated information for some School Quality Profile reports is not available because of the closure of schools in March 2020 and the cancellation of state assessments.

ACCREDITATION

2020 Accreditation Status: Accreditation Waived
Accreditation Status Last Year: Accredited
Annual Waiver: 2019 through 2021

Annual accreditation is waived for all Virginia public schools for the 2020-2021 school year due to the cancellation of spring 2020 state assessments.

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Assessments

Student Achievement by Proficiency Level

Reading Performance: All Students

This chart displays the percentage of students passing state reading tests. Virginia students are assessed annually in reading in grades 3-8 and once in high school with an end-of-course (EOC) reading test. Use the drop down menu above the chart to view results for a specific test. Use the menu below the chart to select results for a specific group of students. Practice test items representative of the content and skills included in current Standards of Learning assessments are available on the Virginia Department of Education website to assist in understanding the format of the tests and questions.
English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 13 70 83 17 13 60 73 27 12 59 71 29
Female 13 74 87 13 15 62 77 23 11 67 77 23
Male 13 67 80 20 11 57 69 31 13 52 65 35
Asian < < 100 0 < < 100 0 < < 100 0
Black < < < < < < < < < < < <
Hispanic < < 100 0 < < 100 0 < < < <
White 14 71 85 15 14 59 72 28 11 60 71 29
Multiple Races < < < < < < < < < < 100 0
Students with Disabilities - 42 42 58 - 47 47 53 7 29 36 64
Students without Disabilities 15 74 88 12 16 62 78 22 12 64 76 24
Economically Disadvantaged 7 74 80 20 13 55 68 32 11 53 64 36
Not Economically Disadvantaged 21 66 87 13 13 66 79 21 13 69 82 18
Homeless < < < <
Grade 3 English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 13 65 78 22 9 52 61 39 15 50 65 35
Female < < < < 13 60 73 27 8 75 83 17
Male 7 64 71 29 < < < < < < < <
Asian < < 100 0
Black < < 100 0
Hispanic < < 100 0 < < < <
White 16 63 79 21 9 52 61 39 13 56 69 31
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 15 70 85 15 11 56 67 33 12 59 71 29
Economically Disadvantaged 7 60 67 33 17 42 58 42 7 43 50 50
Not Economically Disadvantaged < < 100 0 - 64 64 36 < < 100 0
Homeless < < < <
Grade 4 English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 8 76 84 16 20 56 76 24 - 52 52 48
Female - 85 85 15 27 45 73 27 - 54 54 46
Male 17 67 83 17 14 64 79 21 < < < <
White 10 76 86 14 23 55 77 23 - 52 52 48
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 9 83 91 9 23 59 82 18 - 65 65 35
Economically Disadvantaged 7 80 87 13 13 56 69 31 - 55 55 45
Not Economically Disadvantaged 10 70 80 20 < < < < - 50 50 50
Grade 5 English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 22 56 78 22 17 55 72 28 22 48 70 30
Female < < < < 20 53 73 27 < < < <
Male 36 45 82 18 14 57 71 29 14 43 57 43
White 18 59 76 24 17 54 71 29 23 45 68 32
Multiple Races < < 100 0 < < 100 0
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 25 56 81 19 19 58 77 23 24 48 71 29
Economically Disadvantaged < < < < 21 47 68 32 20 40 60 40
Not Economically Disadvantaged 33 42 75 25 10 70 80 20 < < < <
Grade 6 English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 9 74 83 17 15 75 90 10 11 70 81 19
Female 18 73 91 9 < < < < 14 71 86 14
Male - 75 75 25 25 67 92 8 8 69 77 23
Black < < < <
White 10 75 85 15 16 74 89 11 9 73 82 18
Multiple Races < < < < < < 100 0
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 10 75 85 15 18 76 94 6 12 72 84 16
Economically Disadvantaged - 77 77 23 < < < < 12 65 76 24
Not Economically Disadvantaged 20 70 90 10 17 75 92 8 10 80 90 10
Grade 7 English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 16 76 92 8 4 64 68 32 10 75 85 15
Female 21 71 93 7 8 75 83 17 < < < <
Male 9 82 91 9 - 54 54 46 18 73 91 9
White 17 79 96 4 5 62 67 33 10 75 85 15
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 17 78 96 4 5 65 70 30 12 76 88 12
Economically Disadvantaged 17 75 92 8 - 64 64 36 < < < <
Not Economically Disadvantaged 15 77 92 8 9 64 73 27 9 82 91 9
Grade 8 English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
EOC English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Writing Performance: All Students

This chart displays the percentage of students passing state writing tests. Virginia students are assessed in writing in grade 8 and once in most high schools with a state end-of-course (EOC) writing test. If a high school administers a locally developed writing assessment, results are not included in this chart as scores on locally developed writing assessments are not reported to the Virginia Department of Education. Use the drop down menu above the chart to view results for a specific test. Use the menu below the chart to select results for a specific group of students. Practice test items representative of the content and skills included in current Standards of Learning assessments are available on the Virginia Department of Education website to assist in understanding the format of the tests and questions.
English Writing Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
Grade 8 Writing Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
EOC Writing Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Math Performance: All Students

This chart displays the percentage of students passing state mathematics tests. Virginia students are assessed annually in mathematics in grades 3-8 and at the end of secondary courses (Algebra I, Geometry and Algebra II) as needed to meet graduation requirements. Use the drop down menu above the chart to view results for a specific test. Use the menu below the chart to select results for a specific group of students. Practice test items representative of the content and skills included in current Standards of Learning assessments are available on the Virginia Department of Education website to assist in understanding the format of the tests and questions.
Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 15 67 82 18 11 63 74 26 14 70 85 15
Female 17 67 83 17 13 58 71 29 14 74 88 12
Male 13 67 80 20 10 67 77 23 15 67 81 19
Asian < < 100 0 < < 100 0 < < 100 0
Black < < 100 0 < < < < < < 100 0
Hispanic < < 100 0 < < 100 0 < < < <
White 17 65 81 19 13 62 75 25 13 72 85 15
Multiple Races < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students with Disabilities - 42 42 58 5 32 37 63 14 29 43 57
Students without Disabilities 17 70 86 14 13 68 81 19 14 76 91 9
Economically Disadvantaged 8 67 75 25 9 58 67 33 11 70 80 20
Not Economically Disadvantaged 23 66 89 11 15 69 83 17 20 71 91 9
Homeless < < 100 0
Grade 3 Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 4 61 65 35 9 52 61 39 30 50 80 20
Female < < < < 7 60 67 33 33 50 83 17
Male - 64 64 36 < < < < < < < <
Asian < < 100 0
Black < < 100 0
Hispanic < < 100 0 < < < <
White 5 60 65 35 9 52 61 39 25 56 81 19
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 5 70 75 25 11 61 72 28 29 59 88 12
Economically Disadvantaged - 53 53 47 8 50 58 42 14 64 79 21
Not Economically Disadvantaged < < < < 9 55 64 36 < < < <
Homeless < < 100 0
Grade 4 Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 8 80 88 12 16 64 80 20 5 67 71 29
Female 8 77 85 15 18 55 73 27 - 77 77 23
Male 8 83 92 8 14 71 86 14 < < < <
White 10 81 90 10 18 64 82 18 5 67 71 29
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 9 83 91 9 18 68 86 14 6 76 82 18
Economically Disadvantaged 7 73 80 20 13 63 75 25 9 55 64 36
Not Economically Disadvantaged 10 90 100 0 < < < < - 80 80 20
Grade 5 Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 33 50 83 17 10 62 72 28 9 78 87 13
Female < < < < 13 47 60 40 < < < <
Male 36 45 82 18 7 79 86 14 - 86 86 14
White 35 47 82 18 13 63 75 25 9 77 86 14
Multiple Races < < < < < < 100 0
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 38 50 88 13 12 65 77 23 10 81 90 10
Economically Disadvantaged < < 100 0 11 53 63 37 13 67 80 20
Not Economically Disadvantaged 42 33 75 25 10 80 90 10 < < 100 0
Grade 6 Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 21 63 83 17 10 85 95 5 11 81 93 7
Female 25 58 83 17 < < 100 0 14 79 93 7
Male 17 67 83 17 17 75 92 8 8 85 92 8
Black < < 100 0
White 24 57 81 19 11 84 95 5 9 86 95 5
Multiple Races < < 100 0 < < < <
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < 100 0 < < < <
Students without Disabilities 24 62 86 14 6 88 94 6 12 84 96 4
Economically Disadvantaged 8 69 77 23 < < 100 0 6 82 88 12
Not Economically Disadvantaged 36 55 91 9 17 75 92 8 20 80 100 0
Grade 7 Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 13 75 88 13 12 54 65 35 20 70 90 10
Female 15 77 92 8 23 46 69 31 < < 100 0
Male 9 73 82 18 - 62 62 38 36 45 82 18
White 13 74 87 13 14 50 64 36 20 70 90 10
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 14 77 91 9 14 62 76 24 18 76 94 6
Economically Disadvantaged 17 67 83 17 7 43 50 50 < < < <
Not Economically Disadvantaged 8 83 92 8 17 67 83 17 27 64 91 9
Grade 8 Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
Algebra I Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
Geometry Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
Algebra II Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Science Performance: All Students

This chart displays the percentage of students passing state science tests. Virginia students are assessed in science in grades 5 and 8 and at the end of secondary courses (Earth Science, Biology and Chemistry) as needed to meet graduation requirements. Use the drop down menu above the chart to view results for a specific test. Use the menu below the chart to select results for a specific group of students. Practice test items representative of the content and skills included in current Standards of Learning assessments are available on the Virginia Department of Education website to assist in understanding the format of the tests and questions.
Science Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 50 39 89 11 21 66 86 14 39 48 87 13
Female < < < < 13 67 80 20 < < 100 0
Male 73 18 91 9 29 64 93 7 29 50 79 21
White 47 41 88 12 25 67 92 8 41 45 86 14
Multiple Races < < < < < < 100 0
Students with Disabilities < < 100 0 < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 50 38 88 13 23 69 92 8 43 48 90 10
Economically Disadvantaged < < < < 11 74 84 16 27 53 80 20
Not Economically Disadvantaged 67 25 92 8 40 50 90 10 < < 100 0
Grade 5 Science Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 50 39 89 11 21 66 86 14 39 48 87 13
Female < < < < 13 67 80 20 < < 100 0
Male 73 18 91 9 29 64 93 7 29 50 79 21
White 47 41 88 12 25 67 92 8 41 45 86 14
Multiple Races < < < < < < 100 0
Students with Disabilities < < 100 0 < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 50 38 88 13 23 69 92 8 43 48 90 10
Economically Disadvantaged < < < < 11 74 84 16 27 53 80 20
Not Economically Disadvantaged 67 25 92 8 40 50 90 10 < < 100 0
Grade 8 Science Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
Biology Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
Chemistry Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
Earth Science Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

History Performance: All Students

This chart displays the percentage of students passing state tests in history/social science. Virginia students are assessed in history/social science once in elementary school (Virginia Studies), once in middle school (Civics and Economics) and at the end of secondary courses (Geography, World History I, World History II and Virginia and United States History) as needed to meet graduation requirements. Use the drop down menu above the chart to view results for a specific test. Use the menu below the chart to select results for a specific group of students. Practice test items representative of the content and skills included in current Standards of Learning assessments are available on the Virginia Department of Education website to assist in understanding the format of the tests and questions.
History Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 22 65 88 12 29 57 86 14 17 56 73 27
Female 23 58 81 19 29 63 92 8 14 64 77 23
Male 22 74 96 4 30 52 81 19 21 47 68 32
White 20 68 89 11 32 55 86 14 17 56 73 27
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 24 67 91 9 35 56 91 9 21 59 79 21
Economically Disadvantaged 26 59 85 15 23 57 80 20 15 55 70 30
Not Economically Disadvantaged 18 73 91 9 38 57 95 5 19 57 76 24
Civics & Econ Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 21 79 100 0 38 58 96 4 26 68 95 5
Female 15 85 100 0 38 62 100 0 < < 100 0
Male 27 73 100 0 38 54 92 8 30 60 90 10
White 22 78 100 0 41 55 95 5 26 68 95 5
Students with Disabilities < < 100 0 < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 23 77 100 0 48 52 100 0 29 71 100 0
Economically Disadvantaged 25 75 100 0 21 71 93 7 < < < <
Not Economically Disadvantaged 17 83 100 0 58 42 100 0 30 70 100 0
VA Studies Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 24 52 76 24 20 56 76 24 10 43 52 48
Female 31 31 62 38 18 64 82 18 8 54 62 38
Male 17 75 92 8 21 50 71 29 < < < <
White 19 57 76 24 23 55 77 23 10 43 52 48
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 26 57 83 17 23 59 82 18 12 47 59 41
Economically Disadvantaged 27 47 73 27 25 44 69 31 9 45 55 45
Not Economically Disadvantaged 20 60 80 20 < < < < 10 40 50 50
VA & US History Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
World History I Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
World History II Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
Geography Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Number of Recently Arrived English Language Learners Exempted From State Reading Assessments

2016-20172017-20182018-2019
School---
Division---
State4,2272,7623,719
Number of Recently Arrived English Language Learners Exempted From State Reading Assessments

Virginia Alternate Assessment Program Participation Rates

Reading
Subject Area Number of Students Taking VAAP Tests Total Number of Students Percent of Students Taking VAAP Tests
Number and percentage of students participating in the Virginia Alternate Assessment Program.

Enrollment

Fall Membership by Grade

Grade 2017-20182018-20192019-2020
Pre-kindergarten171817
Kindergarten232620
Grade 1262124
Grade 2192520
Grade 3221822
Grade 4242118
Grade 5292322
Grade 6202821
Grade 7251926
Total Students205199190

< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Fall Membership by Subgroups

2019 Fall Membership By Subgroup: Racial and Ethnic Groups

The Virginia Department of Education annually collects statistics on the number of students enrolled in public schools on September 30.  Student counts are reported by grade assignment, race, ethnicity, disability, English proficiency, and economic status. The collection of race and ethnicity information as specified by the U.S. Department of Education is required for eligibility for federal education funds and for accountability reports. A student is reported as economically disadvantaged if he or she meets any one of the following criteria:
  • Is eligible for Free/Reduced Meals;
  • Receives Temporary Assistance for Needy Families;
  • Is eligible for Medicaid; or
  • Is a migrant or is experiencing homelessness.
.
Fall Membership by Subgroup
Subgroup 2017-20182018-20192019-2020
All Students205199190
Female10410090
Male10199100
Asian222
Black101110
Hispanic431
White179178172
Multiple Races1055
Students with Disabilities403533
Students without Disabilities165164157
Economically Disadvantaged118112113
Not Economically Disadvantaged878777
English Learners232
Not English Learners203196188
Military Connected322
Foster Care111
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Finance

Per-Pupil Spending

2018-2019 Per-Pupil Spending

The per-pupil expenditure calculations exclude expenditures that are not directly related to educational services provided to students in pre-kindergarten classes as well as in grades K-12. Excluded expenditures include adult education, community services, non-regular school day programs, capital purchases, debt service, food services, and fund transfers.

Per-Pupil Expenditures School Division State
End-of-Year Average Daily Membership
School-Level Expenditures Per-Pupil
Federal
State/Local
Total
Division-Level Expenditures Per-Pupil
Federal
State/Local
Total
Total Per-Pupil Expenditures
Expenditure Summary
Excluded from Per-Pupil Formula
Total Expenditures

Learning Climate

Chronic Absenteeism

Chronic Absenteeism 2018-2019 School Year:

Daily attendance is critical to success in school. A student is considered chronically absent if he or she misses two or more instructional days per month (18 days, or 10 percent of a 180-day school year) regardless of whether the absences are excused or unexcused. According to the U.S. Department of Education:
  • Children who are chronically absent in preschool, kindergarten, and first grade are much less likely to read on grade level by the third grade.
  • Students who can't read at grade level by the third grade are four times more likely to drop out of high school.
  • By high school, regular attendance is a better dropout indicator than test scores.
  • A student who is chronically absent in any year between the eighth and twelfth grade is seven times more likely to drop out of school.
Absenteeism by Subgroup
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Subgroup Below 10% 10% or Above Below 10% 10% or Above Below 10% 10% or Above
All Students149261642316021
Female801285118210
Male691479127811
Asian<<<<<<
Black<<100<<
Hispanic--<<<<
White138241432114419
Multiple Races<<<<<<
Students with Disabilities157267265
Economically Disadvantaged772290188420
English Learners--<<<<
Homeless--<<<<
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Standards of Accreditation (SOA) Offenses Data

2018-2019 Offenses
  Number of Offenses
Disorderly or Disruptive Behavior Offenses <
Other Offenses Against Persons 12

< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Short-Term Suspensions

Short-Term Suspensions:

Increasingly, Virginia schools are implementing Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports, a nationally-recognized approach to support positive academic and behavioral outcomes for students. This positive approach to discipline prepares teachers and principals to implement new techniques that reduce disruptive student behaviors that lead to suspensions and decrease instructional time. A short-term suspension (10 days of less) may be imposed by a principal, an assistant principal, or a designee teacher in the principal’s absence. The principal or assistant principal must tell the student of the charges against him or her. If the student denies them, he or she is given an explanation of the facts as known to the school and an opportunity to present his version of what occurred. Notice to the parent may be oral or written, depending on local school board policy, and must include information on the length of the suspension, the availability of community-based educational options, and the student’s right to return to regular school attendance when the suspension period has expired.  A parent may ask for a short-term suspension decision to be reviewed by the superintendent or his designee. Local school board policy will determine whether the superintendent’s decision is final or can be appealed to the local school board. For more information, see A Parent’s Guide To Understanding Student Discipline Policies and Practices In Virginia Schools.
Short-Term Suspensions
  2016-20172017-20182018-2019
Subgroup % Population% Short-Term Suspensions% Population% Short-Term Suspensions% Population% Short-Term Suspensions
American Indian0.5----
Asian211
Black44.95.5
Hispanic--212.51.5
Native Hawaiian------
White89.410087.387.589.480
Multiple Races44.92.520
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Long-Term Suspensions

Long-Term Supensions:

Increasingly, Virginia schools are implementing Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports, a nationally-recognized approach to support positive academic and behavioral outcomes for students. This positive approach to discipline prepares teachers and principals to implement new techniques that reduce disruptive student behaviors that lead to suspensions and decrease instructional time. A long-term suspension (more than 10 school days and less than 365 calendar days)  is usually imposed by a disciplinary hearing officer upon recommendation of a principal. The student must be told of the charges against him or her. If the student denies them, he or she is given an explanation of the facts as known to the school and an opportunity to present his or her version of what occurred. Notice to the parent (and child) must be in writing and must include information on the length of and reason for the suspension, the right to a hearing in accordance with local school board policy, the availability of community-based educational options, and the student’s right to return to regular school attendance when the suspension period has expired or to attend an appropriate alternative education program approved by the school board during the suspension or after the suspension period expires. Costs for any community-based educational programs or alternative programs that are not part of the program offered by the school division are the financial responsibility of the parent. A parent has the right to appeal a long-term suspension decision in accordance with local school board policy. The appeal may first go to the local superintendent or his or her designee or to a sub-committee of the local school board; final appeal is to the full school board. The appeal must be decided by the school board within 30 days. For more information, see A Parent’s Guide To Understanding Student Discipline Policies and Practices In Virginia Schools.
Long-Term Suspensions
  2016-20172017-20182018-2019
Subgroup % Population% Long-Term Suspensions% Population% Long-Term Suspensions% Population% Long-Term Suspensions
American Indian0.5
Asian211
Black44.95.5
Hispanic21.5
Native Hawaiian
White89.487.389.4
Multiple Races44.92.5
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Expulsions

Expulsions:

Increasingly, Virginia schools are implementing Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports, a nationally-recognized approach to support positive academic and behavioral outcomes for students. This positive approach to discipline prepares teachers and principals to implement new techniques that reduce disruptive student behaviors that lead to suspensions and decrease instructional time. An expulsion (removal from school for 365 calendar days) may only be imposed by a local school board. The student must be told of the charges against him or her. If the student denies them, he or she is given an explanation of the facts as known to the school and an opportunity to present his or her version of what occurred.  The parent (and child) must be noticed in writing of the proposed expulsion, the reasons the expulsion is being proposed, and of the right to a hearing before the school board or a sub-committee of the school board, depending on local policy. If the student is expelled, the parent is sent a written notification of the length of the expulsion and information on the availability of community-based educational, training, and intervention programs. The notice must state whether the student is eligible to return to regular school or to attend an approved alternative education program or an adult education program offered during or after the period of expulsion. The student may apply for readmission to be effective one calendar year from the date of his or her expulsion. For more information, see A Parent’s Guide To Understanding Student Discipline Policies and Practices In Virginia Schools.
Expulsions
  2016-20172017-20182018-2019
Subgroup % Population% Expulsions% Population% Expulsions% Population% Expulsions
American Indian0.5----
Asian211
Black44.95.5
Hispanic--21.5
Native Hawaiian------
White89.487.389.4
Multiple Races44.92.5
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Free and Reduced Meal Eligibility

Free and Reduced Meal Eligibility:

School divisions that choose to take part in the National School Lunch Program get cash subsidies and donated commodities from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for each meal they serve. In return, they must serve lunches that meet Federal requirements, and they must offer free or reduced-price lunches to eligible children. The School Breakfast Program operates by supporting breakfasts in the same manner as the National School Lunch Program.   At the beginning of each school year, letters and meal applications are distributed to households of children attending school. This letter informs households that school nutrition programs are available and that free and reduced-price meals are available based on income criteria. Applications have been eliminated totally in divisions that implement the community eligibility provision for all schools within the division. Children from families with incomes at or below 130 percent of the poverty level are eligible for free meals. Those between 130 percent and 185 percent of the poverty level are eligible for reduced-price meals, for which students can be charged no more than 40 cents for lunch and 30 cents for breakfast. All other students pay the full price for meals. See the Virginia Department of Education website for more information about school nutrition programs.
Free and Reduced Meal Eligibility
  2017-20182018-20192019-2020
  PercentagePercentagePercentage
All Students 57.256.960.9
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Free and Reduced Breakfast Participation of Eligible Students

Free and Reduced Breakfast Participation of Eligible Students :

The above pie graph displays the average daily percentage of students eligible for free or reduced-price meals who participated in the U.S. Department of Agriculture School Breakfast Program. The School Breakfast Program is a federally assisted meal program that provides nutritious breakfast meals to students. The Virginia Department of Education administers the program at the state level and school divisions administer the program at the local level. Participation in the School Breakfast Program has been linked increased achievement, reduced absenteeism and tardiness, fewer disciplinary problems, and better student health. Breakfast menus must provide one-fourth of the daily recommended levels for protein, calcium, iron, Vitamin A, Vitamin C and calories. Participating schools must serve breakfasts that meet Federal nutrition standards – one quarter of daily recommended levels of protein, calcium, iron, vitamins A and C and calories – and must provide free and reduced-price breakfasts to eligible children. The No Kid Hungry Virginia campaign and the Virginia 365 Project are key state initiatives to increase participation in school nutrition programs and eliminate childhood hunger.  
Free and Reduced Breakfast Participation
  2017-20182018-20192019-2020
  PercentagePercentagePercentage
All Students 61.369.171.6
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- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Free and Reduced Lunch Participation of Eligible Students

Free and Reduced Lunch Participation of Eligible Students:

The above pie graph displays the average daily percentage of students eligible for free or reduced-price meals who participated in the U.S. Department of Agriculture School Lunch Program. School divisions that take part in the National School Lunch Program get cash subsidies and donated food items from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for each meal served. In return, schools must serve lunches that meet federal requirements, and must offer free or reduced-price lunches to eligible children. Studies show that well-nourished students are better learners. The No Kid Hungry Virginia campaign and the Virginia 365 Project are key state initiatives to increase participation in school nutrition programs and eliminate childhood hunger.  
Free and Reduced Lunch Participation
  2017-20182018-20192019-2020
  PercentagePercentagePercentage
All Students 77.977.175.6
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Civil Rights Data Collection

The Civil Rights Data Collection (CRDC) is a survey of all public schools and school districts in the United States. The CRDC includes data on student access to courses, programs, staff, and resources relevant to educational equity and opportunity for students.​

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights reports information collected through the CRDC in carrying out its mission “to ensure equal access to education and to promote educational excellence throughout the nation through vigorous enforcement of civil rights.”​

More information about the Civil Rights Data Collection is available on the Virginia Department of Education website.

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Teacher Quality

Teacher Quality

Teacher Quality All Schools
Poverty Level Out-of-Field Teachers Inexperienced Teachers Out-of-Field and Inexperienced Teachers

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- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

This table reports the percentages of teachers who are teaching out of field (not fully endorsed for the content they are teaching) or who are inexperienced (less than one year of classroom experience). Percentages are reported for Title I schools, non-Title I schools, all schools and for high-poverty and low-poverty schools.

Provisionally Licensed Teachers

Provisionally Licensed Teachers
  Poverty Level All Teachers Special Education Teachers

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This table reports the percentages of all teachers and special education teachers who are teaching with a provisional license.

Teacher Educational Attainment

Teacher Educational Attainment: 2019-2020

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Teacher Educational Attainment
  Bachelor's Degree Master's Degree Doctoral Degree Other
2017-201860%40%0%0%
2018-201948%52%0%0%
2019-202058%42%0%0%
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- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Every Student Succeeds Act

2020 ESSA Status: Not Identified for Support and Improvement
2020 Accreditation Status: Accreditation Waived

2020-2021 ESSA status is based on 2018-2019 performance due to the cancellation of spring 2020 state assessments and in accordance with Virginia’s accountability waiver as approved by the U.S. Department of Education.

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School Readiness

Kindergarten Students' Public Preschool Experience

This chart displays the percentage of kindergarten students who were previously enrolled in a public preschool within a Virginia school division. Students who were enrolled in a public preschool program administered by a non-governmental agency — such as a Head Start program administered by a local nonprofit organization — are not included.
Percent of Kindergarten Students With Public Preschool Experience

Kindergarten Students Meeting Fall Literacy Benchmarks

This chart presents the percentage of kindergarten students scoring at or above the benchmark on the fall Phonological Awareness Literacy Screening (PALS) assessment. Note: Fairfax County Public Schools administers an alternate literacy assessment and school-level results for Fairfax County kindergarten students are not reported to the Virginia Department of Education.
Percent of Kindergarten Students Meeting Fall Literacy Benchmarks​​​
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