Graham High School

210 Valleydale

Bluefield, VA 24605-9400

Tel: (276)326-1235
Grades 9-12
556 students
Graham High School serves 556 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Graham High School operates within the Tazewell County School District.
Tazewell County School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 556 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 556 students
Graham High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Graham High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Graham High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Graham High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 15:1 16:1
Graham High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Graham High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Black
5%
23%
Graham High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
92%
52%
Graham High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
5%
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.
0.15 0.42
Graham 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.
31%
33%
Graham 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.
7%
6%
Graham High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Tazewell County School District's student population of 6,345 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has increased from 64% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,046 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 $9,084 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Tazewell County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 6,345 3,815
Tazewell County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 79%
Tazewell County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $61 MM $42 MM
Tazewell County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $62 MM $42 MM
Tazewell County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,046 $10,576
Tazewell County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,084 $10,658
Tazewell County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Bluefield High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Graham Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tazewell Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BluefieldGraham Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 431 students
    0.4 miles
    1 Academic Circle
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-1101
    0.46-8431
  • Tazewell Tazewell Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 534 students
    0.8 miles
    175 Parkview Dr
    TazewellVA 24651
    (276)988-4441
    0.8PK-5534
  • BluefieldGraham Intermediate
    Grades: 3-5 | 284 students
    1.2 miles
    808 Greever Ave
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-3737
    1.23-5284
  • BluefieldDudley Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 297 students
    1.4 miles
    1840 Tazewell Ave
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-1507
    1.4PK-2297
  • BluefieldBluefield Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 575 students
    1.7 miles
    2002 Stadium Dr
    BluefieldWV 24701
    (304)325-2481
    1.76-8575

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