Mechanicsville Elementary



Mechanicsville Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mechanicsville Elementary Students by Grade
PK 60
K 102
1 89
2 112
3 98
4 94
5 98
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mechanicsville Elementary is a public elementary school located in Mechanicsville, VA in the Hanover County Public Schools. It enrolls 653 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mechanicsville Elementary is the 315th largest public school in Virginia and the 10,305th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 653
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.47
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,305th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 315th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 669th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 317th out of 1,156

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Mechanicsville Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 331
(51%)
6,229
(52%)
 Female 322
(49%)
5,779
(48%)

Mechanicsville Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 453
(69%)
9,612
(80%)
 Black 114
(17%)
1,108
(9%)
 Two or More 38
(6%)
480
(4%)
 Hispanic 37
(6%)
559
(5%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
219
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
28
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Mechanicsville Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 365
(56%)
9,547
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 250
(38%)
1,991
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(6%)
470
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Mechanicsville Elementary is ranked 405th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mechanicsville Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Mechanicsville Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 685
2006 696
2007 659
2008 602
2009 587
2010 669
2011 660
2012 677
2013 668
2014 648
2015 653

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.8
2006 11.3
2007 14
2008 12.8
2009 13
2010 15.2
2011 14.5
2012 16.8
2013 17.2
2014 15.8
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2963503649635
2006 0.29022988505747
2007 0.27769347496206
2008 0.33887043189369
2009 0.41737649063032
2010 0.3796711509716
2011 0.33636363636364
2012 0.41211225997046
2013 0.44461077844311
2014 0.43827160493827
2015 0.44104134762634

Compare Mechanicsville Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 44.1%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Mechanicsville Elementary
Mechanicsville, VA
Public PK - 05 653 16.5:1  
Atlee Christian Academy
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Private PK - 05 204 12:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 05 445 14.9:1 3 miles
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Public PK - 05 619 19.7:1 3 miles
Stonewall Jackson Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 1,101 14.5:1 3 miles
L. Douglas Wilder Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 853 13.4:1 3 miles
Glen Lea Elementary
Richmond, VA
Public PK - 05 507 19.9:1 3 miles
Laurel Meadow Elementary
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Public PK - 05 632 14.7:1 3 miles
Liberty Christian School
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Private PK - 05 81 5:1 4 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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