Patrick Henry High School

Patrick Henry High School serves 1,500 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Patrick Henry High School operates within the Hanover County School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 1500 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,500 students
Patrick Henry High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Patrick Henry High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 99 teachers
Patrick Henry High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Patrick Henry High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 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
Patrick Henry High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
4%
13%
Patrick Henry High School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
15%
23%
Patrick Henry High School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
80%
52%
Patrick Henry High School White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Patrick Henry High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Patrick Henry High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.34 0.42
Patrick Henry High School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
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.
n/a
33%
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.
n/a
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,264 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,237 is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,860 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Hanover County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed 18,264 3,815
Hanover County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 91% 79%
Hanover County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $193 MM $42 MM
Hanover County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $186 MM $42 MM
Hanover County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,237 $10,576
Hanover County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,860 $10,658
Hanover County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Glen Allen High School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Liberty Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Henry Clay Elementary School (3.8 miles away)
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    3.8 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 397 students310 South James St
    AshlandVA 23005
    (804)365-8120
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  • AshlandJohn M. Gandy Elementary School
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    AshlandVA 23005
    (804)365-4640
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    AshlandVA 23005
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