PROFICIENCY 71% 9% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
69%NEWPORT NEWS CITY PBLC SCHS
68%Newport News
78%Virginia

T. Ryland Sanford 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 596 students and 32 teachers at T. Ryland Sanford Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 362 free lunch students and 51 reduced lunch students.

T. Ryland Sanford Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 71.0%, which is 9% lower than the Virginia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students596
Teachers32
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch362
Reduced lunch51

 

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 T. Ryland Sanford 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
All75%
370-74%
470-74%
580-84%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All67%
360-64%
465-69%
570-74%
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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T. Ryland Sanford Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
Caucasian 28.0% 27.0% 52.2% 51.1%
African American 45.4% 53.2% 23.2% 15.9%
Asian 4.2% 2.7% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 13.6% 11.8% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 8.2% 4.5% 4.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Denbigh High78%1.1Newport News, VA
Willis A. Jenkins Elementary57%1.3Newport News, VA
B.c. Charles Elementary71%1.3Newport News, VA
Menchville High82%1.3Newport News, VA
Horace H. Epes Elementary52%1.4Newport News, VA
R.o. Nelson Elementary78%1.5Newport News, VA
David A. Dutrow Elementary77%2.3Newport News, VA
Mary Passage Middle School60%2.6Newport News, VA
George J. Mcintosh Elementary65%2.7Newport News, VA
Richard T. Yates Elementary66%2.7Newport News, VA
L.f. Palmer Elementary58%3.0Newport News, VA
Kiln Creek Elementary77%3.2Newport News, VA

Newport News demographics profile

StatisticNewport NewsVirginiaNational
Population181,6068,310,301318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,62919191
Median age32.937.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%57%55%
Speak English89%84%79%
Speak Spanish5%7%13%

Education level achieved in Newport News

IndexNewport NewsVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade85.6%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school84.8%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college61.4%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.1%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.7%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters9.6%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.0%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.7%1.3%
Source: The T. Ryland Sanford Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.