PROFICIENCY 77% 1% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
69%NEWPORT NEWS CITY PBLC SCHS
68%Newport News
78%Virginia

David A. Dutrow Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "NEWPORT NEWS CITY PBLC SCHS" in Newport News, VA. There are a total of 442 students and 29 teachers at David A. Dutrow Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 220 free lunch students and 43 reduced lunch students.

David A. Dutrow Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 77.0%, which is 1% lower than the Virginia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students442
Teachers28.6
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch220
Reduced lunch43

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At David A. Dutrow Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All70-74%
360-64%
470-74%
575-79%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All80-84%
370-74%
485-89%
580-84%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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David A. Dutrow Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
Caucasian 22.8% 27.0% 52.2% 51.1%
African American 49.9% 53.2% 23.2% 15.9%
Asian 4.1% 2.7% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 14.4% 11.8% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 8.0% 4.5% 4.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Mary Passage Middle School60%0.5Newport News, VA
Horace H. Epes Elementary52%0.8Newport News, VA
Denbigh High78%1.2Newport News, VA
R.o. Nelson Elementary78%1.2Newport News, VA
General Stanford Elementary82%1.4Newport News, VA
George J. Mcintosh Elementary65%1.4Newport News, VA
J.m. Dozier Middle School72%1.4Newport News, VA
Richneck Elementary76%1.9Newport News, VA
T. Ryland Sanford Elementary71%2.3Newport News, VA
Woodside High79%2.6Newport News, VA
Oliver C. Greenwood Elementary75%2.7Newport News, VA
Willis A. Jenkins Elementary57%3.0Newport News, VA

Newport News demographics profile

StatisticNewport NewsVirginiaNational
Population181,3628,185,131314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)2,63420391
Median age32.737.637.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%57%55%
Speak English89%85%79%
Speak Spanish6%7%13%

Education level achieved in Newport News

IndexNewport NewsVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade85.7%85.4%83.8%
Completed high school84.8%84.1%82.4%
Completed some college60.7%62.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree33.5%42.9%37.2%
Completed bachelors24.1%35.8%29.3%
Completed masters9.1%15.0%11.0%
Completed professional degree2.0%4.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.6%1.3%
Source: The David A. Dutrow Elementary data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.