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NORFOLK, VIRGINIA SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Norfolk, Virginia SCHOOLS
Norfolk schools boast a total student population of 47,654 attending 98 schools in 19 public school districts and 43 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Norfolk public schools spend an average of $7,012 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Norfolk public schools average a student teacher ratio of 16:1. Norfolk private schools average 9:1. Also, high schools in Norfolk average a student body population of 844, while Norfolk middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 400 and 329 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.