School Details

Gretna Elementary School

P.O. Box 595, Gretna, VA 24557
(434) 656-2231
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 571 students 15 students/teacher (VA avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

66%
69%
72%
73%
69%
65%
88%
84%
84%

Standards of Learning (SOL)

In 2011-2012 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading, math, and history/social science in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 5 and 8, and in science in grades in 3, 5 and 8. The SOL tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Pittsylvania County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

74%
70%
70%
92%
78%
75%

Standards of Learning (SOL)

In 2011-2012 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading, math, and history/social science in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 5 and 8, and in science in grades in 3, 5 and 8. The SOL tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Pittsylvania County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

62%
66%
73%
56%
63%
71%
82%
67%
69%
63%
64%
76%

Standards of Learning (SOL)

In 2011-2012 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading, math, and history/social science in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 5 and 8, and in science in grades in 3, 5 and 8. The SOL tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Pittsylvania County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Gretna Elementary School is a public elementary school in Gretna. The principal of Gretna Elementary School is Mrs. Dianne C. Travis. 571 students attend Gretna Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 61% of the 571 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Gretna Elementary School is 15:1. Chatham Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 70% 70%
Hispanic 3% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 27% 27%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.2%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 61% 45%

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