L.f. Palmer 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 521 students and 30 teachers at L.f. Palmer Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 381 free lunch students and 30 reduced lunch students.
L.f. Palmer Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 58.0%, which is 25% 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|
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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||31.4%||11.8%||13.1%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.7%||0.4%||0.4%||1.2%|
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|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%|