J B Watkins Elementary



J B Watkins Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

J B Watkins Elementary Students by Grade
PK 11
K 176
1 190
2 197
3 164
4 164
5 177
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

J B Watkins Elementary is a public elementary school located in Midlothian, VA in the Chesterfield County Public Schools. It enrolls 1,079 students in grades 1st through 12th. J B Watkins Elementary is the 12th largest public school in Virginia and the 886th largest nationally. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,079
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 58.66
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 886th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 12th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 929th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 32nd out of 1,156

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J B Watkins Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 542
(50%)
19,770
(49%)
 Male 537
(50%)
20,869
(51%)

J B Watkins Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 823
(76%)
21,050
(52%)
 Black 107
(10%)
10,143
(25%)
 Asian 77
(7%)
1,396
(3%)
 Two or More 36
(3%)
1,886
(5%)
 Hispanic 28
(3%)
6,006
(15%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
87
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
71
(0%)

J B Watkins Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 965
(89%)
26,726
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 91
(8%)
11,762
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(2%)
2,151
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, J B Watkins Elementary is ranked 891st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of J B Watkins Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (10.6%) is significantly 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.

J B Watkins Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 762
2006 749
2007 831
2008 891
2009 910
2010 995
2011 1047
2012 1034
2013 1017
2014 1020
2015 1079

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 15.4
2007 21.3
2008 20.1
2009 20.6
2010 21.3
2011 20.2
2012 20
2013 18.6
2014 18.8
2015 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.074803149606299
2006 0.08411214953271
2007 0.087845968712395
2008 0.10213243546577
2009 0.11208791208791
2010 0.099497487437186
2011 0.11079274116523
2012 0.12379110251451
2013 0.10619469026549
2014 0.12254901960784
2015 0.10565338276182

Compare J B Watkins Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 10.6%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
J B Watkins Elementary
Midlothian, VA
Public PK - 05 1,079 18.4:1  
Midlothian Middle School
Midlothian, VA
Public 06 - 08 1,246 16.3:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 1,035 18.1:1 3 miles
W W Gordon Elementary
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Public PK - 05 625 17.9:1 3 miles
Tomahawk Creek Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 1,381 17.4:1 3 miles
Greenfield Elementary
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Public PK - 05 581 16.9:1 4 miles
Reams Road Elementary
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Public PK - 05 553 14.9:1 4 miles
Swift Creek Elementary
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Public PK - 05 843 17.8:1 4 miles
Robious Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 1,295 15.1:1 4 miles
Robious Elementary
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Public PK - 05 640 17.1:1 4 miles
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Private PK - 08 484 20:1 5 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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