Gloucester High School

Gloucester High School serves 1,791 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Gloucester High School operates within the Gloucester County School District.
Gloucester County School District's 72% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 1791 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 108 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,791 students
Gloucester High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Gloucester High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 108 teachers
Gloucester High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Gloucester High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 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 17:1 16:1
Gloucester High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Gloucester High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
3%
13%
Gloucester High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
10%
23%
Gloucester High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
82%
52%
Gloucester High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Gloucester 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.
0.32 0.42
Gloucester 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.
23%
33%
Gloucester High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Gloucester High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Gloucester County School District's student population of 5,639 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,816 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 $9,941 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Gloucester County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed 5,639 3,815
Gloucester County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 79%
Gloucester County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $42 MM
Gloucester County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $60 MM $42 MM
Gloucester County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,816 $10,576
Gloucester County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,941 $10,658
Gloucester 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 Page Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Page Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Page Middle School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GloucesterPage Middle School
    Grades: 8 | 472 students
    1.8 miles
    6636 Short Ln
    GloucesterVA 23061
    (804)693-2540
    1.88472
  • GloucesterBotetourt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 599 students
    2.2 miles
    6361 Main St
    GloucesterVA 23061
    (804)693-2151
    2.2PK-5599
  • GloucesterMid Peninsula Regional Spec Ed CenterSpecial Education School

    2.2 miles
    6489 Main St
    GloucesterVA 23061
    (804)693-7880
    2.2n/an/a
  • GloucesterBethel Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
    4.8 miles
    2991 Hickory Fork Rd
    GloucesterVA 23061
    (804)693-2360
    4.8PK-5527
  • GloucesterPeasley Middle School
    Grades: 6-7 | 830 students
    5 miles
    2885 Hickory Fork Rd
    GloucesterVA 23061
    (804)693-1499
    56-7830

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