Enrollment Description: Dryden Elementary presently has an enrollment of 354 students in Head Start through 5th Grade. The ethnic makeup of the school consists of 346 White, six Hispanic, and two African American. The current free/reduced lunch rate is 81 percent.
Staff Description: Dryden Elementary staff is comprised of 33 classroom teachers, two physical education teachers, two resource teachers, one guidance counselor, one media specialist, one Reading specialist, one Math specialist, seven special education paraprofessionals, two Head Start paraprofessionals, one nurse, one principal, one secretary, one bookkeeper, three custodians, and three cafeteria workers. Itinerant teachers include music, occupational therapy assistant, physical therapy assistant, and a physical therapist. Three mental health professionals provide services through Family Preservations. Sixty-six percent of the staff has obtained a bachelor’s degree, 26% have obtained a master’s degree, five staff members have obtained an EdS degree, and one member recently obtained their Doctorate.
Start/Stop Time: 8:15-3:06
Teacher to Student Ratio: 17:1
Teacher to Student Ratio (including resource teachers):
Driving Directions: From Harrogate, TN/ Middlesboro, KY: Merge onto US-58 via the ramp to Cumberland Gap TN/Jonesville, VA, Continue to follow US-58 Alt E through Jonesville, VA. Passing through