Diamond Springs Elementary



Diamond Springs Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Diamond Springs Elementary Students by Grade
PK 18
K 285
1 304
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Diamond Springs Elementary is a public elementary school located in Virginia Beach, VA in the Va Beach City Public Schools. It enrolls 607 students in grades 1st through 12th. Diamond Springs Elementary is the 410th largest public school in Virginia and the 13,224th largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 607
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.77
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,224th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 410th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 744th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 457th out of 1,156

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Diamond Springs Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 327
(54%)
24,973
(52%)
 Female 280
(46%)
23,413
(48%)

Diamond Springs Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 430
(71%)
11,379
(24%)
 Hispanic 65
(11%)
5,538
(11%)
 White 48
(8%)
23,880
(49%)
 Two or More 44
(7%)
4,570
(9%)
 Asian 19
(3%)
2,674
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
246
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
99
(0%)

Diamond Springs Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 406
(67%)
15,182
(31%)
 Not Eligible 147
(24%)
29,298
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(9%)
3,906
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Diamond Springs Elementary is ranked 123rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Diamond Springs Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Diamond Springs Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 561
2008 553
2009 558
2010 560
2011 579
2012 639
2013 653
2014 586
2015 607

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 12.9
2008 12.3
2009 12.5
2010 13.7
2011 16.1
2012 16.5
2013 17.6
2014 14.2
2015 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007
2008 0.74683544303797
2009 0.80465949820789
2010 0.69107142857143
2011 0.87392055267703
2012 0.74647887323944
2013 0.75957120980092
2014 0.72013651877133
2015 0.75782537067545

Compare Diamond Springs Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 75.8%
 

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