James River Elementary



James River Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James River Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 75
1 74
2 70
3 99
4 87
5 87
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James River Elementary is a public elementary school located in Williamsburg, VA in the Williamsburg-James City Public Schools. It enrolls 492 students in grades 1st through 12th. James River Elementary is the 682nd largest public school in Virginia and the 22,704th largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 492
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,704th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 682nd out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 433rd out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 600th out of 1,156

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James River Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 276
(56%)
4,089
(52%)
 Female 216
(44%)
3,803
(48%)

James River Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 198
(40%)
4,762
(60%)
 Black 134
(27%)
1,377
(17%)
 Hispanic 116
(24%)
910
(12%)
 Two or More 29
(6%)
586
(7%)
 Asian 12
(2%)
217
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
35
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

James River Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 265
(54%)
2,247
(28%)
 Not Eligible 183
(37%)
5,196
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(9%)
449
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, James River Elementary is ranked 356th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James River Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.8%) is 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.

James River Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 463
2006 447
2007 473
2008 485
2009 477
2010 466
2011 493
2012 550
2013 512
2014 503
2015 492

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.3
2006 9.7
2007 14.6
2008 14.3
2009 14.2
2010 14.9
2011 16.6
2012 17
2013 15.8
2014 15.8
2015 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58099352051836
2006 0.57494407158837
2007 0.52431289640592
2008 0.54020618556701
2009 0.58071278825996
2010 0.57725321888412
2011 0.60851926977688
2012 0.58545454545455
2013 0.576171875
2014 0.59840954274354
2015 0.6280487804878

Compare James River Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 62.8%
 

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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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