S. P. Morton Elementary School

300 Morton St, Franklin, VA 23851 | (757) 562-5458
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 668
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5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 300 Morton Street, Franklin, VA 23851
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 668
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 42.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 329 (49.3%)
  • Females: 338 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 67 (10.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 428 (64.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 495 (74.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
S. P. Morton Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black52077.8%
Asian50.7%
Hispanic40.6%
White13720.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For S. P. Morton Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten8012.0%
Kindergarten10215.3%
1st Grade11116.6%
2nd Grade11016.5%
3rd Grade8112.1%
4th Grade10716.0%
5th Grade7711.5%
Source: VA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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3 reviews for S. P. Morton Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Community Member on July 25, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I'd put the principal of this school up against any in the nation: HE IS THE BEST. he runs a tight ship, with a good staff on board. His main problem is getting parents involved with their children's education. but, he makes every effort possible to make that happen.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 10, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Principal and staff portray great leadership skills. They are a supportive team that highly encourages parental involvement by creating interactive acitivities and opportunities.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 03, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is the best school there is

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that S. P. Morton Elementary School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on SOL state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Reading
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Writing

SOL - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201077.0%77.0%83.0%
200978.0%78.0%86.0%
200883.0%83.0%84.0%
 
History Test
201081.0%82.0%93.0%
200981.0%81.0%93.0%
200886.0%86.0%93.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201085.0%86.0%92.0%
200973.0%73.0%89.0%
200883.0%83.0%89.0%
 
Science Test
201077.0%77.0%91.0%
200965.0%65.0%89.0%
200871.0%71.0%88.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201075.0%75.0%88.0%
200985.0%85.0%89.0%
200875.0%75.0%88.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201089.0%89.0%88.0%
200971.0%71.0%86.0%
200883.0%83.0%84.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201083.0%83.0%90.0%
200984.0%84.0%92.0%
200883.0%83.0%89.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201084.0%84.0%90.0%
200991.0%91.0%90.0%
200894.0%94.0%88.0%
 
Science Test
201086.0%86.0%88.0%
200991.0%91.0%88.0%
200878.0%78.0%88.0%
 
Writing Test
201080.0%80.0%88.0%
200976.0%76.0%86.0%
200867.0%67.0%87.0%
 
Source: VA Department of Education 2009-2010

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