Grafton High School

Grafton High School serves 1,234 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Grafton High School operates within the York County School District.
York County School District's 87% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 1234 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,234 students
Grafton High School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Grafton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Grafton High School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Grafton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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
Grafton High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Asian
7%
6%
Grafton High School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
6%
13%
Grafton High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
11%
23%
Grafton High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
67%
52%
Grafton High School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
9%
5%
Grafton 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.
0.53 0.42
Grafton High School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
8%
33%
Grafton 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%
Grafton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

York County School District's student population of 12,471 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,382 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,248 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name York County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed 12,471 3,815
York County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 79%
York County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $132 MM $42 MM
York County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $130 MM $42 MM
York County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,382 $10,576
York County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,248 $10,658
York 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 Woodside Campus High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grafton Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dare Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • YorktownGrafton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 868 students
    0 miles
    405 Grafton Dr
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0525
    06-8868
  • YorktownDare Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 402 students
    0.6 miles
    300 Dare Rd
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0324
    0.6PK-5402
  • Yorktown Grafton Bethel Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 638 students
    1.3 miles
    410 Lakeside Dr
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0350
    1.3KG-5638
  • SeafordSeaford Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 483 students
    1.9 miles
    1105 Seaford Rd
    SeafordVA 23696
    (757)898-0352
    1.9KG-5483
  • Newport NewsNewport AcademySpecial Education School

    2.3 miles
    13400 Woodside Ln
    Newport NewsVA 23608
    (757)766-0000
    2.3n/an/a

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Excellent athletic program, band and teachers.
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