Joseph H. Saunders 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 666 students and 36 teachers at Joseph H. Saunders Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 431 free lunch students and 47 reduced lunch students.
Joseph H. Saunders Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 62.5%, which is 20% lower than the Virginia average.
|Taking some courses||n/a|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||n/a|
|Passing some courses||n/a|
|Passing no courses||n/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 Joseph H. Saunders Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.
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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|Hispanic or Latino||18.1%||11.8%||13.1%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.6%||0.4%||0.4%||1.2%|
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|Warwick High||82%||2.7||Newport News, VA|
|Bethel High||74%||2.7||Hampton, VA|
|Richard T. Yates Elementary||66%||2.7||Newport News, VA|
|Ethel M. Gildersleeve Middle School||76%||2.7||Newport News, VA|
|Homer L. Hines Middle School||61%||3.0||Newport News, VA|
|Kiln Creek Elementary||77%||3.1||Newport News, VA|
|Sedgefield Elementary||58%||3.2||Newport News, VA|
|Riverside Elementary||78%||3.2||Newport News, VA|
|Population density (sq mi)||2,629||191||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||47%||57%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||85.6%||85.9%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||84.8%||84.7%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||61.4%||64.1%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||34.1%||44.2%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||2.0%||4.2%||3.3%|