Narrows High School

1 Green Wave Ln

Narrows, VA 24124-0339

Tel: (540)726-2384
Grades 8-12
317 students
Narrows High School serves 317 students in grades 8 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Narrows High School operates within the Giles County School District.
Giles County School District's 83% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 317 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 317 students
Narrows High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Narrows High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Narrows High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Narrows High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 13:1 16:1
Narrows High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Narrows High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
1%
13%
Narrows High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
96%
52%
Narrows High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Narrows 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.
0.08 0.42
Narrows 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.
34%
33%
Narrows 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.
9%
6%
Narrows High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Giles County School District's student population of 2,455 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,211 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 37% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,796 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 41% over four years.
School District Name Giles County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,455 3,815
Giles County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 79%
Giles County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $42 MM
Giles County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $35 MM $42 MM
Giles County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $14,211 $10,576
Giles County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $13,796 $10,658
Giles 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 Giles County Technical Center (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Peterstown Middle School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Narrows Elem./mid. Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NarrowsNarrows Elem./mid. Elementary School
    Grades: KG-7 | 496 students
    0.5 miles
    401 Wolf St
    NarrowsVA 24124
    (540)726-2391
    0.5KG-7496
  • PearisburgGiles County Technical CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    3.9 miles
    1827 Wenonah Ave
    PearisburgVA 24134
    (540)921-1166
    3.99-12n/a
  • PearisburgGiles High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 684 students
    3.9 miles
    1825 Wenonah Ave
    PearisburgVA 24134
    (540)921-1711
    3.98-12684
  • PearisburgMacy Mcclaugherty Combined Elementary School
    Grades: PK-7 | 504 students
    4.3 miles
    1001 Henson Ave
    PearisburgVA 24134
    (540)921-1363
    4.3PK-7504
  • PeterstownPeterstown Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 451 students
    4.4 miles
    108 College Dr
    PeterstownWV 24963
    (304)753-4328
    4.4PK-4451

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