Hickory High School

Hickory High School serves 1,790 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Hickory High School operates within the Chesapeake City School District.
Chesapeake City School District's 79% graduation rate is equal to the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 1790 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 110 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,790 students
Hickory High School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Hickory High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 110 teachers
Hickory High School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Hickory High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Hickory High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Hickory High School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
6%
13%
Hickory High School Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
6%
23%
Hickory High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
82%
52%
Hickory High School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Hickory 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 0.66
Hickory 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.
4%
33%
Hickory High 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.
1%
6%
Hickory High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Chesapeake City School District's student population of 39,737 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 80% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,608 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Chesapeake City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
4
Number of Students Managed 39,737 3,689
Chesapeake City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 79%
Chesapeake City School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $463 MM n/a
Chesapeake City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $455 MM n/a
Chesapeake City School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,608 n/a
Chesapeake City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,395 n/a
Chesapeake City 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 Great Bridge High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hickory Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southeastern Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChesapeakeHickory Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1472 students
    0.2 miles
    1997 Hawk Blvd
    ChesapeakeVA 23322
    (757)421-0468
    0.26-81472
  • ChesapeakeSoutheastern Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 736 students
    0.6 miles
    1853 Battlefield Blvd South
    ChesapeakeVA 23322
    (757)421-7676
    0.6PK-5736
  • ChesapeakeHickory Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 455 students
    1.3 miles
    109 Benefit Rd
    ChesapeakeVA 23322
    (757)421-7080
    1.3PK-5455
  • ChesapeakeGreat Bridge High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1448 students
    3 miles
    301 West Hanbury Rd
    ChesapeakeVA 23322
    (757)482-5191
    39-121448
  • ChesapeakeGreat Bridge Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 638 students
    3 miles
    253 West Hanbury Rd
    ChesapeakeVA 23322
    (757)482-4405
    33-5638

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