Poquoson High School

Poquoson High School serves 780 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Poquoson High School operates within the Poquoson City School District.
Poquoson City School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 780 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 780 students
Poquoson High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Poquoson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Poquoson High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Poquoson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.14 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 14:1 16:1
Poquoson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.14 0.42
Poquoson 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.
7%
33%
Poquoson 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.
2%
6%
Poquoson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Poquoson City School District's student population of 2,123 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,109 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,094 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Poquoson City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,123 3,815
Poquoson City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 90% 79%
Poquoson City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $42 MM
Poquoson City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $22 MM $42 MM
Poquoson City School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,109 $10,576
Poquoson City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,094 $10,658
Poquoson 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 Tabb High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Poquoson Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Poquoson Primary (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PoquosonPoquoson Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 400 students
    0.2 miles
    19 Odd Rd
    PoquosonVA 23662
    (757)868-4403
    0.2PK-2400
  • PoquosonPoquoson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 475 students
    1 miles
    985 Poquoson Ave
    PoquosonVA 23662
    (757)868-6031
    16-8475
  • PoquosonPoquoson Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 468 students
    1.1 miles
    1033 Poquoson Ave
    PoquosonVA 23662
    (757)868-6921
    1.13-5468
  • HamptonBethel Manor Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
    2.8 miles
    1797 First St
    HamptonVA 23665
    (757)867-7439
    2.8PK-5521
  • YorktownTabb High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1099 students
    2.8 miles
    4431 Big Bethel Rd
    YorktownVA 23693
    (757)867-7400
    2.89-121099

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