Appomattox County High School

Appomattox County High School serves 727 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Appomattox County High School operates within the Appomattox County School District.
Appomattox County School District's 81% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 727 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 727 students
Appomattox County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Appomattox County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Appomattox County High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Appomattox County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Appomattox County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
25%
23%
Appomattox County High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
65%
52%
Appomattox County High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
10%
5%
Appomattox County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.42
Appomattox County High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
33%
33%
Appomattox County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Appomattox County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Appomattox County School District's student population of 2,345 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 65% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,543 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,068 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has declined by 30% over four years.
School District Name Appomattox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,345 3,815
Appomattox County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 81% 79%
Appomattox County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $42 MM
Appomattox County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $21 MM $42 MM
Appomattox County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,543 $10,576
Appomattox County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,068 $10,658
Appomattox County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Rustburg High School (14.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Appomattox Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Appomattox Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AppomattoxAppomattox Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 538 students
    0.7 miles
    2020 Church St
    AppomattoxVA 24522
    (434)352-8257
    0.76-8538
  • AppomattoxAppomattox Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 486 students
    1 miles
    198 Evergreen Ave
    AppomattoxVA 24522
    (434)352-7463
    13-5486
  • AppomattoxAppomattox Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 594 students
    1 miles
    185 Learning Ln
    AppomattoxVA 24522
    (434)352-5766
    1PK-2594
  • ConcordConcord Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
    8.4 miles
    9339 Village Hwy
    ConcordVA 24538
    (434)993-2257
    8.4PK-5435
  • RustburgRustburg Correctional Center Unit #9Alternative School

    14.4 miles
    479 Camp Nine Rd
    RustburgVA 24588
    (804)332-7354
    14.4n/an/a

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