Magna Vista High School

Magna Vista High School serves 939 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Magna Vista High School operates within the Henry County School District.
Henry County School District's 74% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 939 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has grown by 52% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 939 students
Magna Vista High School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Magna Vista High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Magna Vista High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Magna Vista High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 22:1 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 14:1 16:1
Magna Vista High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2014)
Hispanic
9%
13%
Magna Vista High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
30%
23%
Magna Vista High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
58%
52%
Magna Vista High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Magna Vista 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
Magna Vista High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
47%
33%
Magna Vista 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%
Magna Vista High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Henry County School District's student population of 7,387 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has increased from 67% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,462 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,287 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Henry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 7,387 3,815
Henry County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 79%
Henry County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $79 MM $42 MM
Henry County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $77 MM $42 MM
Henry County School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,462 $10,576
Henry County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,287 $10,658
Henry County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Martinsville High School (6.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Martinsville Middle School (6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Drewry Mason Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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  • RidgewayDrewry Mason Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 419 students
    2.5 miles
    45 Drewry Mason Dr
    RidgewayVA 24148
    (276)956-3154
    2.5PK-5419
  • Martinsville Rich Acres Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 260 students
    2.6 miles
    400 Rich Acres School Rd
    MartinsvilleVA 24112
    (276)638-3366
    2.6PK-5260
  • RidgewayPatrick Henry Correctional Unit #28Alternative School

    3.9 miles
    18155 A L Philpott Hwy
    RidgewayVA 24148
    (540)957-3183
    3.9n/an/a
  • MartinsvilleCarver Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 511 students
    5.6 miles
    220 Trott Circle
    MartinsvilleVA 24112
    (276)957-2226
    5.6PK-5511
  • MartinsvilleMartinsville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 493 students
    6 miles
    201 Brown St
    MartinsvilleVA 24112
    (276)403-5886
    66-8493

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This is an amazing school with an amazing teacher named: Mr. Lowery. He's a wonderful World History teacher, and the school is amazing. Highly recommended.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 04/18/11

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