Arcadia High School

Arcadia High School serves 579 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Arcadia High School operates within the Accomack County School District.
Accomack County School District's 69% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 579 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 41% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 579 students
Arcadia High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Arcadia High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Arcadia High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Arcadia High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Arcadia High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Arcadia High School Asian Students (1997-2014)
Hispanic
15%
13%
Arcadia High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
41%
23%
Arcadia High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
42%
52%
Arcadia High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Arcadia High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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.
0.64 0.66
Arcadia 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.
59%
33%
Arcadia 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.
9%
6%
Arcadia High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Accomack County School District's student population of 5,247 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has increased from 60% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,994 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Accomack County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 5,247 3,815
Accomack County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 79%
Accomack County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $51 MM n/a
Accomack County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $53 MM n/a
Accomack County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,994 n/a
Accomack County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,270 n/a
Accomack County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Badger Vocational Ed Center - North (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Arcadia Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kegotank Elementary School (6.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oak HallBadger Vocational Ed Center - NorthVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0 miles
    8210 Lankford Hwy
    Oak HallVA 23416
    (757)824-6386
    09-12n/a
  • Oak HallArcadia Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 478 students
    0.1 miles
    29485 Horsey Rd
    Oak HallVA 23416
    (757)824-4862
    0.16-8478
  • MappsvilleKegotank Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 650 students
    6.2 miles
    13300 Lankford Hwy
    MappsvilleVA 23407
    (757)824-4756
    6.2PK-5650
  • Pocomoke CityPocomoke High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 331 students
    9.2 miles
    1817 Old Virginia Rd
    Pocomoke CityMD 21851
    (410)632-5180
    9.29-12331
  • Pocomoke City Pocomoke Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 393 students
    9.5 miles
    2119 Pocomoke Beltway
    Pocomoke CityMD 21851
    (410)632-5130
    9.5PK-3393

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