Back Creek Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
7130 Bent Mountain Rd
Roanoke, VA 24018
Phone
(540) 772-7565
District
ROANOKE CO PBLC SCHS
County
ROANOKE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
311
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Virginia

9

(10 is best)

Better than 84.1% of VA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Back Creek Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 86 75
Proficiency in Reading 86 75
Proficiency in Math 86 76

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 87 81
Proficiency in Reading 86 79
Proficiency in Math 88 82

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 91 81
Proficiency in Reading 90 82
Proficiency in Math 92 79

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.14
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.83
AVG FOR STATE 14.23
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 12 3.9%
Kindergarten 47 15.1%
Grade 1 41 13.2%
Grade 2 46 14.8%
Grade 3 60 19.3%
Grade 4 54 17.4%
Grade 5 51 16.4%
Total 311 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.8% 83.6% 53.3%
Black 1.3% 7.1% 24.2%
Hispanic 3.2% 5.2% 15.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 4.1% 7.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.1% 26.3% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.9% 20.9% 34.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 5.4% 5.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 93,655 8,470,020
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 373.5 211
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.2% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.7% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.7% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 19.6% 14.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 38,322 3,105,636
Single Parent Households With Children 9.3% 10.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.6% 89.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 34.1% 37.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.1% 17.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.9% 16.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.8% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.9% 17.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.3% 15.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.5% 11.6%
$15,000 or less 8.4% 9.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,994 $85,912,002 58.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $446 $6,392,518 4.4%
Staff $444 $6,363,852 4.4%
General Administration $80 $1,146,640 0.8%
School Administration $559 $8,012,147 5.5%
Operation $795 $11,394,735 7.8%
Transportation $400 $5,733,200 3.9%
Other $114 $1,633,962 1.1%
Total Support $2,838 $40,677,054 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,340 $19,206,220 13.2%
Total Expenditures $10,171 $145,780,943 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,589 $8,460,570,801 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $543 $697,411,110 4.5%
Staff $704 $904,478,914 5.8%
General Administration $177 $226,760,480 1.4%
School Administration $645 $828,806,887 5.3%
Operation $1,032 $1,324,961,731 8.5%
Transportation $594 $763,112,876 4.9%
Other $170 $218,575,002 1.4%
Total Support $3,866 $4,963,948,076 31.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,728 $2,219,336,035 14.2%
Total Expenditures $12,183 $15,643,856,888 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%