Chilhowie Middle School

Chilhowie Middle School serves 301 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Chilhowie Middle School operates within the Smyth County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 301 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 301 students
Chilhowie Middle School Total Students (1997-2014)
Gender % Chilhowie Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Chilhowie Middle School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Chilhowie Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less 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 12:1 16:1
Chilhowie Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
Hispanic
4%
13%
Chilhowie Middle School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
96%
52%
Chilhowie Middle School White Students (1997-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Chilhowie Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.08 0.42
Chilhowie Middle School Diversity Score (1997-2014)
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.
42%
33%
Chilhowie Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Chilhowie Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,787 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,931 is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,725 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Smyth County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 4,787 3,815
Smyth County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $50 MM $42 MM
Smyth County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $49 MM $42 MM
Smyth County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,931 $10,576
Smyth County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,725 $10,658
Smyth 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 Chilhowie High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glade Spring Middle School (5.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chilhowie Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChilhowieChilhowie High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 455 students1160 Lee Hwy
    ChilhowieVA 24319
    (276)646-8966
    09-12455
  • ChilhowieChilhowie Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 622 students130 Lee Hwy
    ChilhowieVA 24319
    (276)646-8220
    0.8PK-5622
  • MarionSmyth Co. Career & Technical Center
    Vocational School
    2.9 miles | Grades: 9-12147 Fox Valley Rd
    MarionVA 24354
    (276)646-8117
    2.99-12n/a
  • Glade SpringGlade Spring Middle School
    5.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 315 students33474 Stage Coach Rd
    Glade SpringVA 24340
    (276)739-3800
    5.96-8315
  • SaltvilleNorthwood High School
    7.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 273 students305 Panther Ln
    SaltvilleVA 24370
    (276)496-7751
    7.19-12273

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