PROFICIENCY 58% 25% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
69%NEWPORT NEWS CITY PBLC SCHS
68%Newport News
78%Virginia

Sedgefield 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 578 students and 33 teachers at Sedgefield Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 492 free lunch students and 25 reduced lunch students.

Sedgefield Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 58.0%, which is 25% lower than the Virginia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students578
Teachers33.16
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch492
Reduced lunch25

 

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 Sedgefield 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
All62%
360-64%
460-64%
555-59%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All54%
345-49%
455-59%
560-64%
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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Sedgefield Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
Caucasian 20.4% 27.0% 52.2% 51.1%
African American 64.4% 53.2% 23.2% 15.9%
Asian 3.2% 2.7% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 8.3% 11.8% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.7% 4.5% 4.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Homer L. Hines Middle School61%0.7Newport News, VA
Tucker-capps Elementary82%0.8Hampton, VA
Carver Elementary57%1.0Newport News, VA
Crittenden Middle School67%1.1Newport News, VA
Hilton Elementary90%1.1Newport News, VA
George P Phenix Elementary82%1.2Hampton, VA
Bethel High74%1.5Hampton, VA
Alfred S. Forrest Elementary65%1.5Hampton, VA
Warwick High82%1.6Newport News, VA
Jefferson Davis Middle School64%1.7Hampton, VA
Christopher C. Kraft Elementary72%2.1Hampton, VA
Deer Park Elementary95%2.5Newport 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 Sedgefield Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.