Gilbert Linkous Elem 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
813 Toms Creek Rd
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Phone
(540) 951-5726
District
MONTGOMERY CO PBLC SCHS
County
MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
378
Classroom Teachers
27

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Virginia

7

(10 is best)

Better than 63.9% of VA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Gilbert Linkous Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
82%
76%
82%
71%
82%
82%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

100 80 60 40 20 0
79%
79%
74%
76%
84%
83%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
90%
80%
87%
78%
92%
82%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
13
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 19 5.0%
Kindergarten 62 16.4%
Grade 1 53 14.0%
Grade 2 62 16.4%
Grade 3 65 17.2%
Grade 4 61 16.1%
Grade 5 56 14.8%
Total 378 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 69.1% 84.4% 50.5%
Black 10.2% 4.8% 23.2%
Hispanic 4.5% 6.4% 18.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 15.9% 4.2% 7.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 28.8% 36.9% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.4% 31.5% 39.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.4% 5.3% 4.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 98,140 8,535,519
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 252.1 213
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.4% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.1% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 40.8% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.5% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 12.2% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 35,685 3,151,045
Single Parent Households With Children 6.9% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.2% 89.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 45.5% 38.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.1% 19.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.9% 17.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.0% 13.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.2% 16.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.0% 14.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.7% 10.8%
$15,000 or less 16.1% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,503 $64,154,000 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $486 $4,794,000 4.0%
Staff $823 $8,124,000 6.8%
General Administration $67 $665,000 0.6%
School Administration $630 $6,215,000 5.2%
Operation $1,498 $14,782,000 12.4%
Transportation $423 $4,175,000 3.5%
Other $173 $1,704,000 1.4%
Total Support $4,101 $40,459,000 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,445 $14,257,000 12.0%
Total Expenditures $12,048 $118,870,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,423 $9,627,379,000 54.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $626 $812,023,000 4.6%
Staff $817 $1,060,290,000 6.0%
General Administration $197 $254,877,000 1.5%
School Administration $712 $923,041,000 5.3%
Operation $1,086 $1,408,293,000 8.0%
Transportation $637 $825,767,000 4.7%
Other $201 $260,781,000 1.5%
Total Support $4,275 $5,545,072,000 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,830 $2,373,560,000 13.5%
Total Expenditures $13,528 $17,546,011,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%