Dinwiddie High School

Dinwiddie High School serves 1,357 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Dinwiddie High School operates within the Dinwiddie County School District.
Dinwiddie County School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 1357 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 82% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,357 students
Dinwiddie High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dinwiddie High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Dinwiddie High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Dinwiddie High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 16:1 16:1
Dinwiddie High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
4%
13%
Dinwiddie High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
37%
23%
Dinwiddie High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
54%
52%
Dinwiddie High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Dinwiddie 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.
0.57 0.42
Dinwiddie 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.
37%
33%
Dinwiddie 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.
8%
6%
Dinwiddie High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Dinwiddie County School District's student population of 4,418 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 70% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,364 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,562 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Dinwiddie County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,418 3,815
Dinwiddie County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 79%
Dinwiddie County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $42 MM
Dinwiddie County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $50 MM $42 MM
Dinwiddie County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,364 $10,576
Dinwiddie County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,562 $10,658
Dinwiddie 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 Southside Va Training Center (9.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dinwiddie Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dinwiddie Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DinwiddieDinwiddie Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1040 students
    1.4 miles
    11608 Courthouse Rd
    DinwiddieVA 23841
    (804)469-5430
    1.46-81040
  • DinwiddieDinwiddie Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 400 students
    2.2 miles
    13811 Boydton Plank Rd
    DinwiddieVA 23841
    (804)469-4580
    2.2KG-5400
  • DinwiddieSouthside Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 426 students
    2.9 miles
    10305 Boydton Plank Rd
    DinwiddieVA 23841
    (804)469-4480
    2.9KG-5426
  • SutherlandSutherland Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 586 students
    5.7 miles
    6000 R. B. Pamplin Dr
    SutherlandVA 23885
    (804)732-4168
    5.7KG-5586
  • Church RoadDinwiddie Cor Unit #27Alternative School

    5.8 miles
    13510 Cox Rd
    Church RoadVA 23833
    (804)265-5744
    5.8n/an/a

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